Registration of Akharas

To promote historic Sikh martial art ‘Gatka’ worldwide, National Gatka Association of India (NGAI) will encourage and impart diversified training to all Gatkabaaz so that Gatka may become a household sport for self-defence. NGAI has started registering/affiliating the running Gatka Akharas/Gatka Training Centres and Gatka Coaches/Referees to compile an informative directory of all Akharas/Training Centres.

If you are interested in joining something bigger than your outfit, please Contact Us today to turn your martial arts experience into a global networking community. Start to plan for long term success and celebrate your membership besides got advice for attractive performance at international level.

Joining the NGAI is a simple process. Please submit the form via e-mail.

Affiliation form for Gatka Akharas-Associations-2019

For membership procedure the applicant organization/Akhara and Gatka Coaches/Referees must send the following data/documents to the NGAI office:

  1. Complete filled form with requisite fees.
  2. Typed list of all players associated with the organization/Akhara having contact numbers, email ids, residential addresses.
  3. Copy of registration certificate if any, of the organization/Akhara.
  4. Combined photograph of all players of the organization/Akhara.
  5. Passport size coloured photograph of the head/Jathedar of organization/Akhara.
  6. For Gatka Coaches/Referees, they should send one passport size coloured photograph along with complete filled form in all respects and requisite fees.


Note : For registration/affiliation purposes, the organizations/Akharas can send the soft copies of documents, photographs etc. through email.

Fill the NGAI registration/application form online and then go to the “Payments” page. One time registration/affiliation fees for organization/Akhara is Rs. 500/-pm and for Gatka Coaches/Referees is Rs. 250/-pm only.

Once payment is made you will receive NGAI registration/affiliation certificates to download and print off it. The procedure is as easy as that and get the benefits right now.



Receive life membership certificate & coloured emblem for blazer.

  1. Your name and address will be Included into the “Gatka directory” of Gatka Akharas and Coaches/Referees & become member of larger martial art community.
  2. Achieve worldwide recognition by using NGAI affiliation & logos on your letterheads.
  3. Receive colourful NGAI calendar on every new-year.
  4. Get affordable facilities of ISMA Academy.
  5. Take support, tips & consultation from NGAI helpline.
  6. Receive news/information for participation in Gatka events/activities.
  7. Easy partaking in state/national Gatka championships/tournaments.
  8. Publish your news, activities, articles and photos on NGAI website and in Gatka journal (Bimonthly).
  9. Get listing and grading of Akharas and referees.
  10. Obtain low cost quality trainings, techniques and literature.
  11. Get regular invitations for free Gatka camps, seminars, interactive workshops, events & competitions.


Affiliation/Registration Form For Akharas