Kathmandu: A meeting of the main organizing committee is being held on Friday to make necessary preparations for the Ninth National Games.
Sports Minister Maheshwar Jung Gahatraj has called a meeting to discuss the preparations for the competition.
Minister Gahatraj plans to join the ninth project by forming an executive committee and various preparatory sub-committees through the meeting.
The government has announced to hold the competition in Gandaki this year and has started preparations accordingly.
The cabinet meeting had decided to organize the competition from June 7 to 8.
However, the competition has been postponed from September 12 to October 16 due to various reasons including local elections, Public Procurement Act, student exams, rainy season and lack of necessary preparations.