To arrange FIH Males’s Hockey World Cup in January 2023, the Odisha authorities has estimated to spend practically Rs 1,100 crore.
Within the final Hockey World Cup, the state authorities spent solely Rs 66.98 crore on internet hosting. This time, the outlay has been elevated by 16 instances to Rs 1,098.40 crore.
The 2018 World Cup matches have been held in Bhubaneswar’s Kalinga Hockey stadium. Nevertheless, this time, the newly constructed Birsa Munda Hockey Stadium in Rourkela will share the internet hosting with Bhubaneswar.
In response to official sources, out of the entire quantity of Rs 1,098.40 crore, the state is spending Rs 1,010 crore on the event of the Birsa Munda Hockey stadium and its peripheral space.
The very best quantity of Rs 875.78 crore is being spent on the brand new stadium at Rourkela, which is on the last stage of development. Whereas Rs 84 crore is being invested within the development of lodging buildings. Whereas Rs 10.50 crore has been spent for the event of the peripheral space in Rourkela and Rs 13 crore for electrical works in Birsa Munda Hockey stadium.
The federal government has additionally given Rs 17.50 crore to Hockey India for placing artificial turfs in each Rourkela and Bhubaneswar stadiums.
The state authorities has been sponsoring the nationwide hockey groups since 2018 and has taken varied tasks to make it possible for this marquee occasion is even greater and higher than its earlier version.
The FIH Males’s Hockey World Cup might be organized from January 13 to 29 in Bhubaneswar and Rourkela in 2023.
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