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Queen's Baton Relay to enter MP on Sept 15

The Queen's Baton Relay for Commonwealth Games 2010 scheduled to be held from October 3-14 in New Delhi will enter Madhya Pradesh on September 15.

india Updated: May 11, 2010 15:59 IST

The Queen's Baton Relay for Commonwealth Games 2010 scheduled to be held from October 3-14 in New Delhi will enter Madhya Pradesh on September 15.

The specially designed Relay that traverses through 71 nations and territories of Commonwealth will enter India on June 25 via Wagah border, Additional Director General (Queen's Baton Relay) Lt General Raj Kadyan told reporters here last night.

"After travelling to North and Northeast India, the baton will enter Jhabua in Madhya Pradesh via Gujarat on September 15," Kadyan said.

"Later, the baton will pass through Dhar, Indore, Dewas and Sehore districts of MP before reaching Bhopal on September 17 from where, after a night halt, it will leave for Guna," he said.

The baton will enter Gwalior on September 20 via Guna-Shivpuri from where it will leave for Agra in Uttar Pradesh before entering New Delhi on September 30, he said.