Cuttack: In an effort to encourage sports in India and to scout talents in sports, Govt Of India took an Initiative and organized the First ever Khelo India University Games.

First Khelo India University Games was inaugurated at Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium in Cuttack on February 22, 2020. The Game was inaugurated by Honorable Chief Minister Of Odisha Shri Naveen Pattnaik. 

The inauguration ceremony was followed by cultural events. The Khelo India University Games are scheduled from February 22, 2020 to March 01, 2020.