- The government has officially recognized e-sports in the country.
- As per the gazette notification, e-sports will now be part of the “Multisports Event” category under the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports in India. E-sports, short for electronic sports, is a form of competition using video games.
E-sports, short for electronic sports, is a form of competition using video games. The industry has claimed that e-sports (electronic sports) is a competitive sport where esports athletes use their physical and mental skills to compete in specific video game genres in a virtual, electronic environment.