The 17th edition of the Mumbai Marathon will not be held on May 30 as it has been rescheduled owing to the COVID-19 pandemic.
“The new date will be announced in due course after consultations with the Government of Maharashtra and relevant athletic bodies,” a media release stated.
“As we navigate these challenging times, we want you to know that we are leaving no stone unturned to make the marathon possible this year. The Government of Maharashtra and our partners have been extremely supportive to ensure that we have the best possible option, keeping in mind the safety and security for all involved,” Procam International‘s Vivek Singh was quoted as saying in the release.
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