The Olympic torch will now (after the three day mourning delay) be in Yunnan (Kunming, Lijiang and Shangri-La) from June 9 to June 11
Yesterday's Yunnan Province, the torch
relay from the organizing committee was informed that the Beijing
Olympic Organizing Committee sent a letter confirmed that the time for
the torch relay in Yunnan Province June 9 to 11, transmission remains a
city of Kunming, Lijiang, Shangri-La.
As Wenchuan earthquake, May 19, 20, 21 was designated as the national mourning day, Therefore the Olympic torch to stop transmission three days. 22, the
Olympic torch in Ningbo City, Zhejiang Province, Jiaxing City, the
successful completion of transfer. Subsequently, the remaining
provinces and cities of the Olympic torch relay time have been
postponed. Before the torch was on the rest of the May 25 rest stop,
completed in Suzhou City, Jiangsu Province, Nantong City of
transmission. Date of Yunnan torch relay, scheduled for June 7, 8, 9,
the final delay to the June 9 to 11, transmission cities unchanged.
Yesterday, reporters from the Kunming City Sports Bureau has also been
confirmed news, they also received a letter of the BOCOG, the sports
staff that the transfer of Kunming normal preparatory work is being
carried out effectively, will not change any time Impact.