Prime Minister Narendra Modi will flag off ‘Run for Rio’ event on 31st of July at India Gate in New Delhi in order to create Olympic Fever in the country ahead of next month’s multi-sporting spectacle in Brazil. Thousands of people will join the run to give their support to the Olympic athletes.
Besides this, a giant screens will also be put up at the Central Park in New Delih starting 1st of August along with an exhibition containing information on Rio-bound Athletes. As India will be sending its strongest ever contingent of 120 athletes to the 2016 Rio Olympics to be held from August 5 to 21 in Brazil. With 36, the tack and field squad is the strongest, followed by hockey (32) and shooting (12).
So let’s discuss some questions related to this post:
1. PM Modi is going to flag off a ‘Run for Rio’ event on 31st of July at which place?
2. Total how many athletes is going to take participate in Rio Olympics?
Courtesy: Times of India