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Assam News : Shankar Mahadevan to Perform in the Opening Ceremony of Khelo India in Guwahati Today

Assam , 2020-01-10 11:34 AM
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Renowned Singer-composer Shankar Mahadevan and America’s Got Talent Finalist V Unbeatables will participate in the opening ceremony of the Khelo India Youth Games Third Edition, in Guwahati, Assam Today.

The opening ceremony will take place at the Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium, Sarusajai, on January 10 from 6 pm. While speculations about the visit to Guwahati by PM Narendra Modi are on a high, the officials of Khelo India could not confirm the same thing.

Siddharth Singh, Commissioner and Secretary, PHE Deptt and functional area head of the opening and closing ceremonies, told G Plus that Shankar Mahadevan and V Unbeatables of America's Got Talent fame would be performing at the opening ceremony.

“Earlier Sunidhi Chauhan was scheduled to perform but had to cancel due to personal reasons,” Singh added.

While speaking about the games, he said, “It is going to be one of the biggest ceremonies that has been done across India in any sporting event. It is going to be befitting the occasion it is.”

More than 500 artists will perform in memory of the heritage of Assam. For more than a month, preparations are going on. Since the opening ceremony, there are more than 400 cast members, about 400 technical support staff and about 100 core team members working on the ground.

Updated by: News Sources 2020-01-10 11:34 AM