Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik is first to bought a ticket for the ensuing Men’s World Cup Hockey today.
Hockey India members met the Chief Minister at the State Secretariat and gave him the first ticket for the inauguration event. Patnaik also gave them Rs 500 as the cost of the ticket.
Tickets will be available for general public online for the Men’s World Cup Hockey scheduled to begin from November 28 to December 16.
A total of 16 teams would participate in the tournament to be played at the Kalinga Stadium. They are divided in four pools.