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Where is the headquarters of Sports Authority of India situated ?
1. New Delhi
2. Mumbai
3. Bangalore
4. Kolkata

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Correct Answer - Option 1 : New Delhi

The Correct Answer is New Delhi.

  • The Sports Authority of India (SAI), a successor organization of the IXth Asian Games held in New Delhi in 1982, was set up as a Society registered of Societies Act, 1860 dated 25th January 1984 of the Department of Sports, Govt. of India with the objective of promotion of Sports and Games as detailed in the Resolution.
  • It is also entrusted with the responsibility of maintaining and utilizing, on the behalf of Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports, the following Stadia in Delhi which were constructed/renovated for the IX Asian Games held in New Delhi in 1982:-
  • Jawaharlal Nehru Sports Complex
  • Indira Gandhi Sports Complex
  • Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium
  • Dr. Shyam Prasad Mookherjee Swimming Pool Complex
  • Dr. Karni Singh Shooting Ranges 
  • Founder: Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports
  • Founded: 1984
  • Parent agency: Government of India
  • Headquarters: Delhi

Important Organisations and their Headquarters in India

RBI Mumbai
UPSC New Delhi
SEBI Mumbai
TRAI New Delhi

Central Board of Film Certification

FSSAI New Delhi
BCCI Mumbai
IRDAI Hyderabad
CSIR New Delhi

Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB)

New Delhi
NHAI New Delhi
ISRO Bengaluru
Steel  Authority of India(SAIL) New Delhi
LIC Mumbai
National Association of Software and Service Companies(NASSCOM) New Delhi
Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) New Delhi
Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce( FICCI) New Delhi
Defense Research and Development  Organization (DRDO)  New Delhi
Medical Council of India (MCI) New Delhi
National Council for Educational Research and Training (NCERT) New Delhi
Inland Waterways Authority of India (IWAI) Noida
Central Statistical Organization (CSO) New Delhi
Press Trust of India(PTI) New Delhi

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