Port Blair, Jul 07: The Historic 44th Chess Olympiad Torch Relay which was launched by PM Narendra Modi on 19th June 2022 at Delhi will reach Port Blair on 24th July 2022.
The Olympiad Torch relay will cover 75 cities in India across the 36 States/UTs including Port Blair and finally reach Mahabalipuram on 28th July 2022. This is the biggest sporting event ever organized in India in which 187 countries across the world will be participating. The Chess Olympiad is a biennial chess tournament that is being organized by the All-India Chess Federation for the first time ever with the support of Govt. of Tamilnadu at Mahabalipuram from 28th July to 10th August 2022