They are going to be joined by former athletes and celebrities from all walks of life in cheering the Indian contingent that can participate within the occasion in Tokyo.
“Because the thirty second Summer time Olympics will get underway tomorrow in Tokyo, Union Minister for Youth Affairs and Sports activities Shri Anurag Singh Thakur and Minister of State, Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports activities Shri Nisith Pramanik can be watching the Opening Ceremony at Main Dhyan Chand Nationwide Stadium,” the Sports activities Ministry mentioned in a press release.
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“Eminent personalities from all walks of life, which embrace ex-athletes and others from throughout the nation will be a part of the occasion to encourage our athletes as a part of the #Cheer4India marketing campaign envisioned by Hon’ble Prime Minister Narendra Modi.”
Amongst these anticipated to affix the ministers on the Nationwide Stadium are Haryana Sports activities Minister Sandeep Singh, Yashodhara Raje Scindia, nationwide badminton coach Pullela Gopichand and many others.
A complete of 20 Indian athletes and 6 officers from seven sports activities and 6 officers will take part within the Olympics opening ceremony as COVID-19 issues and competitions lined up the following day led to a majority of the athletes deciding to keep away from the occasion.
Males’s hockey staff captain Manpreet Singh and boxing legend MC Mary Kom are India’s flag-bearers for the opening ceremony of the COVID-hit Video games.
India is being represented by its largest ever contingent of 127 athletes on the Tokyo Olympics, which additionally contains the very best feminine illustration of 56 sportspersons.