Chandigarh, Oct 19 (UNI) Forty three teams, both men and women will participate in the 17th National Tug-of-war Championship to be held at Haripura village in Sirsa district of Haryana on November seven and eight.
The championship is being organised by the Haryana State Tug-of-War Association under the aegis of All India Tug-of-War Federation.
The Federation president, Umrao Singh said that around 550 sportspersons and officials from 24 State Associations have already confirmed their participation.
A team from Pakistan has also been invited to play exhibition matches in various parts of the country after the championship.
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