Asian Games Postponed: The threat of corona virus has started increasing once again around the world. Every day the cases of this epidemic are increasing once again. Especially in India’s neighboring country China, Corona has created an uproar. Now sports are also under threat of corona. Yes, the Asian Games to be held in China has to be postponed due to Corona.
Asian Games postponed
Due to the increasing cases of Kovid-19 in China, the Asian Games to be held in Hangzhou in September this year were postponed on Friday. According to the official news channel CGTN TV, the Asian Olympic Council (OCA) has postponed the 19th Asian Games, which is considered to be the second biggest sporting event after the Olympics.
The decision was taken due to the threat of Corona
According to the earlier schedule, the Games were to be held from September 10 to 25 in Hangzhou, the capital of Zhejiang province, about 175 km southwest of Shanghai. The statement on the official website of the Games said, “The Asian Olympic Council has announced that the 19th Asian Games to be held in Hangzhou, China from September 10 to 25, 2022 will be postponed.”
This decision was taken because China is currently battling with Kovid-19. A record number of cases are coming each day in Shanghai, which is not far from the host city Hangzhou.