National Games are going to be organized after seven years. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch this competition in Ahmedabad. The opening ceremony of the 36th National Games will be held at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad. On this occasion, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the players from every corner of the country. And Gujarat will host the National Games for the first time. Different competitions will be organized in six cities of the state. The six cities that will organize the games are Ahmedabad, Gandhinagar, Surat, Vadodara, Rajkot, and Bhavnagar.
The National Games this year will begin on September 29 and will end on October 12. Seven thousand athletes will participate in 36 sports in this 14-day long competition. However, some events have already started, while many sporting events will be played from Friday. It will also include many big personalities including Mirabai Chanu, PV Sindhu, and Neeraj Chopra.
This competition has started with the table tennis competition held from 20 to 24 September, but it is officially starting today. The competition has been postponed for logistical reasons since 2015. Various games including Aquatics, Archery, Indian Archery, Athletics, Badminton, Basketball, Beach Sports, Boxing, Canoeing, Cycling, Fencing, Football, Golf, Gymnastics, Hockey, Judo, Kabaddi, Kho-Kho, Lawn Ball, Mallakhamb, Netball, Roller Sports, Includes rowing, rugby 7s, shooting, soft tennis, softball, squash, table tennis, tennis, triathlon, volleyball, weightlifting, wrestling, wushu, and yoga are in the list of competition in the National games competition. Now, it will be interesting for the people of India to enjoy these games.