Odisha Cabinet gives nod to 89 multi-purpose indoor stadiums

The stadiums will have facilities for playing Badminton, Table Tennis, Yoga, Gymnasium

The Odisha Cabinet on Monday approved construction of 89 Multi-Purpose Indoor Stadiums under the “State Sports Infrastructure Development Project” at a total project cost of Rs 693.35 crores to be completed over the next 18 months.
 
As per direction of the Chief Minister, the Stakeholder meetings were conducted with the people representatives and the sportspersons in all these locations and the facilities and design has been made based on these discussions.
 
“State Sports Infrastructure Development Project” is proposed for ensuring provision of quality sports infrastructure across ULBs of the State. As part of the project, Indoor stadiums are proposed to be constructed in 89 (eighty-nine) locations, where such facilities are not available currently.
 
These indoor stadiums are built for multi-purpose utility. The stadiums will have facilities for playing Badminton, Table Tennis, Yoga, Gymnasium, etc. The indoor hall space can be utilised for most of the indoor games and can be converted as per the local popularity of various indoor sports.
 
The indoor stadiums are also designed to with stand 200 kmph wind speed. The stadiums can be utilised as community shelters during the disasters like cyclones, floods etc. In times of pandemics, the stadium can be converted into 50-bed (NAC Model) or 100-bed (Municipality model) field hospital.

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