President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday inaugurated the newly-built Motera stadium which has been named the ‘Narendra Modi Stadium’ ahead of the pink-ball Test between India and England in Ahmedabad. Union Home Minister Amit Shah and Union Minister for Youth Affairs and Sports Kiren Rijiju were also in attendance on the occasion.
Amit Shah announced that coupled with Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Sports Enclave and Narendra Modi Stadium in Motera, a sports complex will also be built in Naranpura. “These 3 will be equipped to host any international sports event. Ahmedabad to be known as the ‘sports city’ of India,” he stated.
Report by Chetali S M
Reported on – 24/02/2021