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New Delhi : The 3rd edition of e-auction of prestigious and memorable gifts presented to Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi is being held from September 17 to October 7, 2021, through the web portal https://pmmementos.gov.in.
The mementos include sports gear and equipment gifted to the Prime Minister by winners of the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games and the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Other interesting artefacts include replica of the Ayodhya Ram Mandir, Chardham, Rudraksh Convention Centre, models, sculptures, paintings, angavastras among others.
In this round of e-auctions, around 1,330 mementos are being e-auctioned. Javelin used by gold medalist Sumit Antil at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games and the javelin used by Neeraj Chopra at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games are the items with the highest base price at Rs one crore each. The lowest priced item is a small sized decorative elephant for Rs 200, according to a PIB release.