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Which one of the following cities hosted the Twelfth South Asian Games 2016?

  1. Patiala
  2. Kochi
  3. Guwahati
  4. Agartala

Answer

The South Asian Games are a biennial multi-sport event held among the athletes from South Asia. At present, SAG are joined by eight members - Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka. The first South Asian Games were hosted by Kathmandu, Nepal in 1984. Twelfth South Asian Games were held at Guwahati and Shillong from 5 February to 16 February, 2016.

The correct option is C.