New Delhi, 13th September: The Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA), on Thursday, renamed the Feroz Shah Kotla Cricket stadium after the former DDCA President, Arun Jaitley.
Home Minister Amit Shah digitally inaugurated the renamed Arun Jaitley Cricket Stadium at a ceremony organized at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, yesterday.
DDCA President, Rajat Sharma mentioned that the late former finance minister’s contribution to cricket is immense.
The DDCA also unveiled a new pavilion stand at the stadium and named it after the captain of the Indian National Men’s Cricket Team, Virat Kohli, who recently became the most successful Indian captain in Test cricket. The unveiling ceremony was held at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium.