Hyderabad: The Telanagana state to have its presence in the 35th National Games which is beginning from January 31 with the help of IOA and the qualifying teams of both states should take part separately in the event.
National games organising committee (NGOC) said that the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) has been considering the both states. And different countries also participating in the event.Whereas, 30 Indian states, five union Territories and the services (SSCB) teams will also participating. And the event scheduled from Jan 31 to Feb 14, across seven districts in Kerala.
According to Mehta, all the qualifying teams of both states would participate separately in the games. The Associations shall sponsor the state or union Territory team will participate. It said the state team have to be selected based on state sports, state Olympic and national sports Federation concerned, which in turn must be affiliated to IOA.