Bhaskar News | Last Modified - Jun 13, 2011, 03:46 AM IST
Indore: If the plans of the Indore Development Authority (IDA) is approved by the concerned authorities, the city will soon have a sports complex having international standard facilities.
The IDA has plans of developing a mega sports complex with seating capacity of 50 to 75 thousand spectators.
According to sources, the IDA has plans to come with the sports complex on 100 acre land and it has already acquired plots in Bangrada and scheme-151, 169-B and 170.
The main stadium of the complex will be constructed in such a way that it will play a multi-dimensional role providing space for sports like cricket, hockey, football. A separate stadium of athletes will also come up at the mega sports complex.
The IDA will be working on the project in accordance with the international standards.
Talking to Bhaskar News, IDA’s assistant architectural planner Vijay Marathe said that apart from a table tennis arena, a lawn tennis court will also be constructed in the sports complex.
“According to the standard that we have set, the sports complex will envelope a multi-purpose hotel, conference center, theatre, retail center, office spaces and visitors center,” Marathe said.
He added that that the IDA is also planning to construct a sports museum in the state-of-the-art sports complex.