Deputy Commissioner Kamrup (Metro) district Virendra Mittal presided over a review meeting at Assam Cricket Association (ACA) stadium at Barsapara in Guwahati on the preparation for the one-day international cricket match to be played between India and West Indies at the stadium in Guwahati in October.
The meeting was held between officials of the district administration, ACA and various departments regarding infrastructure development issues related with the said cricket match.
Deputy Commissioner Mittal reviewed all the ongoing works carried out by various departments like PWD (R), Water Resource, APDCL, GMC etc.
He has emphasized that all works are to be accomplished one month before the match.
As it is a day and night match, he asked GMC officials to put sufficient light in an around the stadium.
For the smooth conveyance of the spectators and the players, all roads leading to the stadium to be refurbished, he said.
The Deputy Commissioner also gave importance for the widening of certain roads which are quite narrow.
He also suggested APDCL officials to remove the light posts which may be vulnerable for commuters.
Mittal also said that he will review the progress of the works in every 15 days in which the officials will have to submit their progress report.
In this review meeting along with Joint Commissioner of Police, Diganta Bora and Assam Cricket Association’s general secretary P Burha Gohain, officials from concerned departments were present.