Green Park

Green Park (above) hosted an international match four years ago when India took on Sri Lanka in a Test match in 2009 © Getty Images (Representational picture)

Kanpur: Sep 20, 2013

The District administration formed a three-member committee to look into the unfinished construction work at the Green Park cricket stadium and has asked it for a status report on the progress by September 21.

Kanpur District Magistrate Sameer Verma visited the stadium along with officials of the Uttar Pradesh Cricket Association (UPCA) on September 19.

They inspected the ground, dressing room, spectators gallery and directed the concerned authorities to finish the construction as quickly as possible.

The ground officials said the state’s Sports Minister will be inspecting the venue on September 21.

UP’s only international cricket stadium, Green Park hasn’t hosted a India match for four years now.