Delhi Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium To Be Renamed As Arun Jaitley Stadium!

Tuesday, August 27th, 2019

Delhi Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium To Be Renamed As Arun Jaitley Stadium!

The Delhi and District Cricket Association announced that the Delhi Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium will be renamed after Arun Jaitley. Arun Jaitley, the former Finance Minister passed away on 24th August 2019. It was during the tenure of Arun Jaitley, the stadium had been renovated and modernized. A lot of players including Ashish Nehra, Virender Sehwag, Gautam Gambhir, Virat Kohli and Rishabh Pant came to the limelight with the huge support of Arun Jaitley.

The renaming of the stadium will be held on 12th September. A stand at the Kotla stadium will be named after Virat Kohli, announced DDCA. The function will be held at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium and in that event, the Home Minister, Amit Shah and the Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju will be present.