Bhubaneswar all set to host first Khelo India University GamesJanuary 7, 2020, Bhubaneswar
Sports, Archery, Athletics, Badminton, Boxing, Fencing, Judo, Swimming, Weight Lifing, Wrestling, Basketball, Hockey, Football, Table Tennis, Lawn Tennis, Volleyball, Rugby, Kabaddi
- The inaugural edition of Khelo India University Games will be held in Bhubaneshwar from February 22 to March 1, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik announced on Monday, reported PTI.
- The Games, to be held at Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology University, will witness over 4000 athletes from 100 Universities across India vying for top
honoursin 17 disciplines of archery, athletics, boxing, fencing, judo, swimming, weightlifting, wrestling, badminton, basketball, football, hockey, table tennis, tennis, volleyball, rugby and kabaddi.
- Patnaik announced the launch of the games in the presence of sports minister Kiren Rijiju.