The Himachal Pradesh Olympic Association is fully prepared to make the state’s first Olympic Games. WWE’s star, The Great Khali, will be present at the inauguration of Himachal Olympic Games. It is expected that several celebrities and Bollywood star to take part in this grand opening ceremony.
Currently, the Olympic Association is organizing an Olympic torch race across the state, which started on 17th June from Shimla and has reached Kullu now. About 3500 youth across the state are watching this torch passing through their towns every day.
The Games organized by the State Olympic Association in Hamirpur will be organized from 22 to 25 June, in which about 11 games have been included. More than 50 thousand participants from across the state will show their skills in hockey, athletics, boxing, basketball, judo, kabaddi, volleyball, wrestling, kho-kho, weightlifting and shooting.
Olympic Association’s State President Anurag Thakur said that the enthusiasm of the youth getting Olympic torch race is showing that the number of players participating in the Olympic Games will be very high.