The Queen’s Baton for the 2018 Commonwealth Games arrived in New Delhi, India. The 2018 Commonwealth Games will be held in Australia. The Baton was received by Indian Olympic Association (IOA) joint secretary Rakesh Gupta and it will travel to Agra.
It will then be taken to Nainital in Uttarakhand on October 5. The main CWG Baton Relay event will be held on October 8 at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium.
Important Takeaways from Above News-
- The Baton reached India from Pakistan. From India, the Baton will be taken to Bangladesh on October 9.
- The 2017 Commonwealth Youth Games was the sixth edition of the Commonwealth Youth Games held in South Africa.
Source- The Times of India