India XIX Commonwealth Games Delhi 2 Rupees Proof Set Coin
- Alloy: Ferritic Stainless Steel
- Iron: 83%
- Chromium: 17%
- Diameter: 27 mm
- Weight: 5.62grams
The 2010 Commonwealth Games, officially known as the XIX Commonwealth Games, were held in Delhi, India, from 3rd to 14th October 2010. A total of 6,081athletes from 71 Commonwealth nations and dependencies completed in 21 sports and 272 events, making it the largest Commonwealth games till date. It was also the largest international multisport event to staged in Delhi. The opening and closing ceremonies were held at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, the main stadium if the event. It was the first time that the Commonwealth Games were held in India. The official Mascot of the Games was Shera and the official song of the Games. ” Jiyo Utho Bado “, was composed by celebrated Indian muscian A.R. Rahman.