15 March 2019 Current Affairs:
Special Olympics World Games 2019 is held at Abu Dhabi, from March 14 to 21.
The Games were declared open by Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi.
There are 7,500 athletes from 190 countries taking part at the Games this year.
Team India is the second largest contingent after the host UAE with 387 players, along with coaches and other staff.
The Special Olympics takes place every two years and alternates between summer and winter.