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Adityanath inaugurates international cricket stadium in Lucknow

IANS  |  Lucknow 

Uttar Pradesh inaugurated the 'Shri Vajpayee International Cricket Stadium' here on Tuesday.

Accompanied by Ministers and Dinesh Sharma, Minister and Rajeev Shukla, Adityanath was presented with a memento by Uday Sinha, the of Ekana Private Limited.

The said his government was committed to promoting both in rural and urban areas.

The inauguration ceremony of the stadium was preponed to the morning as the will be in Ayodhya in the evening where the of and other dignitaries will be attending festivities. More than three lakh 'diyas' will be lit up on the banks of in Ayodhya.

The stadium, built on a public-private partnership (PPP) mode during the regime, was earlier known as the It was renamed after former Vajpayee on Monday night, just a day before the second India-Windies T20 match.

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First Published: Tue, November 06 2018. 14:44 IST
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