BY A STAFF REPORTER: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will officially inaugurate the 37th National Games at the Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Fatorda, South Goa on October 26. The event will be attended by Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant, Youth Affairs and Sports Minister Anurag Singh Thakur, Goa Sports Minister Govind Gowde and Minister of State for Tourism Shripad Naik. More than 10,000 athletes are set to participate in the Games, of which 49 percent are female competitors.
The grand arena of #NationalGames opens up today at the hands of Prime Minister Shri @narendramodi Ji to witness a spectacular display of Bharat’s best sporting talent. Goa extends a welcome to the Hon’ble Prime Minister for the inauguration of 37th National Games 2023. pic.twitter.com/aGnCK0v9yV— BJP Goa (@BJP4Goa) October 26, 2023