You are aware that the Corona Virus Crisis is effecting all the International Chess events all over World. Many Flights are cancelled. Many Int. Chess events are cancelled !!
The Indian Government has cancelled All Tourist Visas till 15th April 2020 . As a prophylactic major, many States in India, have closed down schools/ colleges and even Cinema Halls.
The Indian Chess Federation has called off, all chess events in India till end of May, 2020.
In the given situation, it is unlikely, The Indian Govt. will permit to give clearance and visas to the Foreign Grandmasters for the Triple International Open Chess events in Summer 2020, at Bhubaneswar, Goa and Mumbai, from May 24 – to 17th June 2020.
Nevertheless, we presume, the situation will improve and the crisis will end by middle of May , 2020 .
In view of the above, we, of all the Organizers of the Triple International Open Chess events in India in Summer 2020, are compelled to postpone The Triple International Open Chess events at Bhubaneswar, Goa and Mumbai, from 24th May to 17th June , 2020.
The All India Chess Federation will announce a fresh date, to Organize all the Triple International International Open Chess events in India in 2020, at Bhubaneswar, Goa and Mumbai , as soon as possible. We will inform you ,the rescheduled dates soon.