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Which state is ready to host the upcoming second edition of the North East Olympics from 30th October to 6th November 2022?

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Meghalaya

Meghalaya is all set to host the upcoming 2nd edition of the North East Olympics from October the 30th to November the 6th, 2022 in Shillong.
A joint meeting of the North East Organising Committee, Meghalaya Department of Sports and Youth Affairs, and the North East Olympic Association was held last evening to finalize the list of sports disciplines. The first edition of Games was held in Manipur in 2018, with 12 disciplines.
Following the meeting, Sports & Youth Affairs Minister Banteidor Lyngdoh stated that the disciplines selected were decided based on the availability of infrastructure and on the advice of the Meghalaya State Olympic Association. He said this edition of the Games will be special as Meghalaya is celebrating the 50th year of its Statehood.
In this edition, about 4,000 participants from eight North Eastern States will be competing in 18 disciplines at 13 venues spread across Shillong. Participants will be competing in disciplines, such as archery, athletics, badminton, basketball, boxing, football, judo, karate, shooting, swimming, table tennis, taekwondo, tennis, wushu, cycling (Mountain Bike), golf, weightlifting and wrestling..

Source : News on Air

Published On : August 15, 2022
Category : Sports