World Military Games begin tomorrow

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Hyderabad, Oct 13 (UNI) President Pratibha Patil will inaugurate the Fourth World Military Games here tomorrow.

Supreme Commander of Armed Forces, Ms Patil would inaugurate the mega sports event, being held a year ahead of the Olympics, to promote ''sports for peace among the nations.'' Over 6,000 participants from 107 member-countries and four observer countries would take part in this edition of the Games, held for the first time in Asia.

Defence Minister A K Antony and Chief of the Army Staff General Deepak Kapoor would also participate in the event.

An elaborate security arrangement has been put in place in view of the event.


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