International cricket-like security at Eden Gardens for IPL

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Kolkata, Apr 18 (UNI) Police Commissioner Goutam Mohan Chakravarty today said Eden Gardens would have international cricket-like security for Sunday's Indian Premier League (IPL) cricket match between Kolkata Knight Riders and the Deccan Chargers of Hyderabad.

Talking to newsmen here, he said, '' We have foolproof security arangements for the IPL match. We have also formed an anti-corruption squad, led by Satya Prakash Paul. '' '' We will resort to laser checking this time of each and every spectator to prevent entry through fake tickets. We have also made special security arrangements for Kolkata Knight Riders' owner Shahrukh Khan, who will perform at the Eden Gardens, '' he informed.

Meanwhile, the state Excise Department of Kolkata police had turned down the Red Chillies Entertainment request to open a beer pub in the Club House at the Eden Gardens.


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