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UP CM participates in crossbow event in Agra

Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav arrived in Agra today to participate in the crossbow event organised to promote the crossbows as a sport in the state.

The event is organised in Agra today at the Eklavya Stadium. It is the idea of Rajat Vij, who is the president of the Indian Crossbow Shooting Association.The chief minister awarded the name of 'Desi Dhanush' to the sport.

"Chief Minister was surprised to know that someone from Agra is part of the national crossbow team", said Rajat and added, "he also expressed interest in promoting the sport in the state and gave his consent to the event on March 17."

Akhilesh Yadav has also decided to launch website for the sport and the jersey of the crossbow team.

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