It’s official. Goa to host 36th National Games in Nov ‘18

13 Sep 2017

Finally the national games are in Goa. The 36th edition would be held in November next year. The Indian Olympic Association has given a go ahead.

Sports Minister Babu Ajgaonkar has said Goa will make it a big success. 

 IOA General Secretary, Rajeev  Mehta in a letter on Monday wrote to the Chief Minister Manoha r Parrikar asking him to host National games in November 2018.

The letter put a few parameters down. Minimum technical requirements for each sport as per the standards of the international federation are a must.

The IOA had awarded the hosting rights of the 36th National Games to Goa in 2009 for organizing in 2011. 


Desk: Clinton Dsouza | Editing: Bhakti Pai Balgi

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