With an aim to strengthen sports infrastructure in Odisha, the State Government has decided to build 89 multi-purpose indoor stadiums over the next 18 months.
The State Cabinet, chaired by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, today approved a major proposal for the construction of 89 Multi-Purpose Indoor Stadiums under “Urban Sports Infrastructure Development Project” at a total project cost of Rs 693.35 crores to be completed over next 18 months.
This will provide a major boost for the development of sports in the State.
The State Government has been focusing on development of Sports in Odisha. In recent years, the State has been recognized as a leading destination for sports events and promotion of sports.
Under the 5 T initiative, this project has been taken up to ensure transformation of the Sports sector in the state.