Bhubaneshwar: Indian Grand Prix 3 and 4 will be held in Bhubaneswar on May 21 and 24, respectively, a statement from the Athletic Federation of India (AFI) said.
The venue of the events has changed from Madurai in Tamil Nadu to the capital city of Odisha to provide better facilities for the athletes.
There will be a total of 17 events in both competitions, with nine for women and eight for men. The meetings will be held in the evenings on both days, he said.
Events for female participants include sprint in 200 m, 8,000 m, 5,000 m categories, 100 m hurdles, high jump, triple jump, shot put, discus and hammer throw.
Men can compete in 100m, 400m, 1500m sprint, pole vault, long jump, discus and javelin throw.
The meetings, organized by the Odisha government along with AFI and Odisha Athletics Association, will help athletes achieve qualifying standards for world events, it added.
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