6500 athletes to take part in Khelo India Games


GUWAHATI: 6500 athletes from 37 teams will take part in the 3rd Khelo India youth games in Guwahati beginning from 10th of January. Talking to AIR , Chief Executive Officer of the event, Avinash Joshi said that lawn bowls and cycling will be included in the Khelo India for the first time.

The CEO added that cultural events from Assam, North East and rest of the country will be held from 13th to 15th January. The exhibition of indigenous games will also be held. He said a mega inaugural ceremony is being planned at Sarusajai. All games and the inaugural ceremony can be enjoyed free of cost. (AIR)