2016 the year started with a bang for Shillong and Guwahati. Polo towers were excited as the athletes decided to stay with us and made us a part of their journey. Interaction with different legends and meeting some fresh talents was a great experience. After some time we realized we are not cheering for a nation where we stay but also for our neighboring family ties who has come here for their expedition. The over view that we are getting as of now is that it’s going be awesome month for Shillong and Guwahati. The vibes and spreading like a wild fire and the festive moods of people flaunts their eagerness to see the start of the event named 12th South Asian Games.
12th South Asian games for anthem has selected the essence of Meghalaya “Ei Prithibi Ek Krirangan” which literally means the world is a play ground written by a famous artist Bhupen Hajarika. The Anthem was not only a song it was the soul of 12th South Asian Games.
The essence of the game and the mascot.
Interesting Facts about TIKHOR, the LOGO of South Asian Games 2016:
Budget for 12th South Asian Games:
According to a government estimate, the Games will cost the exchequer around Rs 90 crore. This time government specially focused to increase the security level and only for this they decided to spend 50-60 crore.
Keep reading the game is about to start….