Literacy is being promoted for the country's development but sports in many part is still not being promoted and its really important to promote sports cause there are still scopes for sports as a career which people needs to understand. . And there are many dhoni and mary coms and sania nehwanehwal who are waiting for their chance
Sure, Soccer is good, But India's a developing nation filled with food surpluses and unspecialized workers. What the country needs is a white-collar working base, With a good education and a knowledge of what they're working for. In the end, Having more skilled workers to help an economy is a far cry more important than a kick-ass soccer team.