Commonwealth Games arrangements matter of concern, admits minister

June 18th, 2009 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS  

New Delhi, June 18 (IANS) With the 2010 Commonwealth Games 14 months away, Sports Minister M.S. Gill Thursday admitted that arrangements for the mega event remain a cause of concern.
Gill, however, said he is confident that the infrastructural work could be completed as scheduled.

“The arrangements of Commonwealth Games continue to remain a cause of concern for us. There is a huge work to be done before the Games,” Gill said at a conference ‘Delhi - A World Class City in the Making’, here.

“However, the job will be get done though it is not easy.”

Last month Gill had assured that all the venues, except the cycling velodrome and the Karni Singh Shooting Range will be completed by December. The two stadiums, too, will be ready by February, he said.

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