Lalu, Advani cheer for Daredevils

May 8th, 2008 - 9:31 pm ICT by admin  

New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) Rarely would they be seen rooting for the same side, but they did Thursday. Railways Minister Lalu Prasad and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani cheered for the home team, Delhi Daredevils, at an Indian Premier League (IPL) match here. The two leaders made their presence felt in the VIP box in the clubhouse of the Ferozeshah Kotla stadium, as officials of GMR, owners of Delhi Daredevils, and the top security officials kept hovering around.

Lalu Prasad, also president of the Bihar Cricket Association (BCA), sat next to his son Tejaswi, a budding cricketer, and enjoyed the match.

The two leaders gladly obliged the shutterbugs and also didn’t disappoint the youngsters seeking their autographs.

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