Pune, Sep 23 (UNI) The international throw event, scheduled to be held at Salwan near Delhi from September 29, has been postponed due to unavoidable circumstances, according to the Athletic Federation of India (AFI).
AFI joint honorary secretary Pralhad Sawant, who is also the secretary general of the Maharashtra Amateur Athletic Association (MAAA), said, in a release here today, the same will now be held at the same venue from October 30 to November 1.
In view of the AFI event being postponed, the national sprint and relay championships, to be held at Mumbai on October 15 and 16, have also been postponed. The event will now be resheduled and be held on November 3 and 4 at the same venue, the release said.
The MAAA also had to alter the dates of the junior state meet scheduled to be held at Jalgaon-Amravati on November 3 to 4. The new dates will be announced in due course of time, Mr Sawant added in the release.