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Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the torch relay of the Chess Olympiad on Sunday. The program took place at the Indira Gandhi International Stadium in New Delhi.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi (pm narendra modi) Launched the torch relay of the Chess Olympiad on Sunday. The program took place at the Indira Gandhi International Stadium in New Delhi. The PM said that India is leaving a mark in the whole world. This is happening for the first time in history that such a torch relay is being taken out before the Olympiad. Till now such a sight was seen only in the Olympic Games, but this time the International Chess Body started it in the Chess Olympiad. The PM said that for the first time India is organizing this event. We are proud that the game of chess is leaving its mark all over the world by coming out of its birthplace. The PM said that today chess has again returned to its birthplace. This year India is hosting the 44th Chess Olympiad.