Guwahati: While Assam is fully geared up for the third edition of Khelo India Youth games to be held in Guwahati between the 10th and 22nd of this month, Odisha will make debut in the Lawn bowls event.
Reportedly, a ten-member team comprising five women & five men players will participate in Lawn Bowls which has been included for the first time in Khelo India meet.
Chief Executive Officer of “Khelo India Games” had earlier announced that “Lawn bowls” and “cycling” will be included in the 3rd edition of Khelo India Games. The two games will be included in the event for the first time. Athletes from all over the country will be coming to Guwahati for the Khelo India Youth Games.
The opening ceremony of the third Khelo India Youth Games will take place at the Indira Gandhi Stadium in Guwahati on January 10 before the athletes take part in their respective events in full flow.