President of India Pratibha Devisingh Patil (L) poses with the official mascot of the Commonwealth Games 2010 Shera (C) in New Delhi on September 28, 2010 at Rashtrapati Bhavan, presidential ... more 
President of India Pratibha Devisingh Patil (L) poses with the official mascot of the Commonwealth Games 2010 Shera (C) in New Delhi on September 28, 2010 at Rashtrapati Bhavan, presidential residence, in New Delhi. As many as 5,000 athletes from 71 nations and territories formerly belonging to the British Empire are expected to compete at the Games, which kicks off on October 3. AFP PHOTO / STR (Photo credit should read STRDEL/AFP/Getty Images) less 
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