Toronto / Tokyo: After all of the Games, the Olympics have additionally been hit by Coronavirus. The boycott of those video games in Japan has begun. Canada has introduced to boycott the Olympics, citing the security of its gamers as the primary precedence. It has change into the primary nation to name for a boycott of the Tokyo Olympics. <! –
The Olympic and Paralympic Games are scheduled to be held in Tokyo, the capital of Japan, from July 24 this yr. That is why 2020 is being referred to as Olympic Year. But now Kovid-19 virus clouds have began looming over this sport Mahakumbh.
The Canadian Olympic and Paralympic Committee has requested the organizers of the Olympics and the World Health Organization () to increase the Tokyo Games a yr additional. The committee issued an announcement saying, "We have our full contribution to the organizers of the Olympics. We need it to be postponed for a yr. We will do no matter is critical to make this occur. But it’s sure that within the present scenario the well being of the gamers is our first significance. Therefore we can’t take part within the Olympics in such situation. '
A day earlier, Australia additionally hinted at boycotting the Olympics. Australia requested its gamers to arrange for the Olympics subsequent yr. It is being discussed with the organizers of the Olympics and the IOC (International Olympic Committee). The US Track and Field, UK Athletics and the Olympic Committee of many countries have referred to as for Tokyo to be deferred till subsequent yr.