Sports minister happy with Commonwealth Games preparationsOctober 15th, 2008 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 15 (IANS) Sports minister M.S. Gill Wednesday expressed satisfaction with the progress of construction at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium for the 2010 Commonwealth Games.”The construction work at the Nehru Stadium is on schedule. The fabrication work is going on and the whole stadium will have bucket seats with numbers,” Gill told reporters.
“Not only the Nehru Stadium but also other venues will be ready by late 2009 or January 2010 for the Commonwealth Games. Due to the construction work the athletes are facing problems of finding training facilities but we have wonderful facilities across the country. SAI will help them by organising camps,” he said.