Sports Minister Vijay Goel launches live screening of Rio 2016 Olympics

Vijay Goel urged the people to visit Central Park in large numbers to express their support for the Indian contingent in Rio Olympics.

By: PTI | New Delhi | Updated: August 5, 2016 10:07:35 pm
Olympic Carnival at CP Vijay Goel, Gautam Gambhir launched the live screening of Rio Olympics at Central Park, Connaught Place.

Sports Minister Vijay Goel on Friday launched the live screening of Rio Olympics at Central Park, Connaught Place, in the presence of former athletes Karnam Malleswari and Anju Bobby George besides cricketer Gautam Gambhir.

It was third event organised by the ministry to connect with the youth of the city with the Olympic spirit and power of sports.

India has sent its largest ever contingent to the Olympics.

Speaking on the occasion, Goel urged the people especially the youth to visit Central Park in large numbers to express their support for the Indian contingent in Rio.

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