Gill confident work at stadia finishing on time

Sports Minister MS Gill on Monday said despite rain work to give finishing touches to the competition venues will be over on time before the start of the Commonwealth Games.

Last Updated: Sep 20, 2010, 19:54 PM IST

New Delhi: Sports Minister MS Gill on Monday
said despite rain work to give finishing touches to the
competition venues will be over on time before the start of
the Commonwealth Games.

Gill inspected facilities at four venues -- Jawaharlal
Nehru Stadium, Lawn Ball stadium, Major Dhyan Chand National
Stadium and Shyama Prasad Mukherjee stadium and expressed
confidence that they will be ready on time.

"Despite the heavy rains, the work is going on in full
force and everyone is confident of delivering the Games,"
said Gill.

He praised the administrators and workers for their
effort to finish work at the earliest.

"At every stadium, administrators and work force are
working round the clock with full enthusiasm, which is really
heartening," said Gill.

Commonwealth Games are scheduled to be held from
October 3-14.

PTI

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