Beef will not be served during CWG: KalmadiJuly 22nd, 2010 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) The Commonwealth Games Organising Committee Thursday said that beef will not be served during the mega sporting event to be held in the capital Oct 3-14.
“We made this decision (not to serve beef) some weeks ago and have informed our catering contractors accordingly,” said Suresh Kalmadi, chairman of the Games organising committee.
“There seems to be a perception that cow’s meat will be served during the Games. I hope this clarification will clear all doubts,” he said.
Some organisations had raised concerns that beef would be served during the Games.