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A torchbearer…

A torchbearer in the Paralympic relay waits for the flame at the Lake Marathon Dam yesterday. A total of 276,467 tickets, worth 3.46 million euros, for the September 17-28 Games had been sold by Monday night. Yesterday, the Health Ministry said it had bought 10,000 tickets to distribute to the relatives of disabled people. The Education Ministry has bought 50,000 tickets.