UPSC should create ISS on par with IAS/IPS: Kiran Bedi

Former India cricket captain Bishen Singh Bedi on Friday said Union Public Service Commission should create an Indian Sports Service (ISS) on par with IAS/IPS.

PTI| Last Updated: Aug 29, 2014, 22:32 PM IST

Tiruchirappalli: Former India cricket captain Bishen Singh Bedi on Friday said Union Public Service Commission should create an Indian Sports Service (ISS) on par with IAS/IPS.

Only sports and games will inculcate peace of mind and energy to the youth, the former spinner said.

He was an addressing an international convention on 'renaissances in sports strategies, challenges and choice' at the National College here.

The three-day convention is being organised by the National College Department of Physical Education and Sports Sciences in collaboration with Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports.