In a meeting chaired by the district incharge minister Umesh Katti on Tuesday, he has directed that the Indoor stadium along with Laser tek park be built at the spot first identified near Dharmanath Circle. It was earlier reported that the same plan was shifted to Vaccine depot, but the minister made it clear that Vaccine depot was not a spot for such activity and land near Dharmanath circle of 8 acres is the most ideal.
EOI’s were called for in August 2010 and the was estimated to be Rs.16.5 crores.
The stadium will have indoor games, including basketball, volleyball, shuttle badminton and table tennis courts with some other facilities including a laser tek park.
The stadium will be built on 2 lakh 60 thousand sq foot with an indoor stadium of 35 thousand sq.feet area. A swimming pool has also been planned in the same premises.