Security agencies could not
ensure a complete lockdown of all Commonwealth Games venues,
including Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, at midnight on Friday as
authorities failed to finish work at some of the facilities.
Taking a dig at the Centre for
tardy pace of construction of venues for Commonwealth Games
(CWG), Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi Tuesday said even if
Prime Minister wipes the floor, venues would not be ready for
With most of the street-scaping
projects running behind schedule, a wary Delhi Government has
asked the agencies to focus on completing construction in and
around the sports venues and the Commonwealth Games Village.
Drawing flak from all quarters for the tardy pace of preparation of next year`s Commonwealth Games, the Indian government has roped in foreign experts to design the Jawaharlal Nehru and Talkatora stadiums.