Asian Games 2022 in Hangzhou could be postponed: Officials
The 2022 Asian Games which are scheduled to be held in Hangzhou in China could be postponed in light of the worsening Covid situation in China. The mega-event faces the
The 2022 Asian Games which are scheduled to be held in Hangzhou in China could be postponed in light of the worsening Covid situation in China.
The mega-event faces the “possibility” of being postponed, a senior official told AFP on Thursday, addressing a rumor that it would be moved to next year.
However, no official decision has been taken by the committee until now, the official further informed.
Hangzhou, where the Asain Games is slated to held in September this year, is grappling with the country’s worst coronavirus outbreak in two years.
As of now, Hangzhou is scheduled to hold the Games from 10-25 September. All of the venues of the Asian Games have been completed, according to officials.
First Published: 22nd April, 2022 16:18 IST
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