India-Pakistan World T20 match shifted to Kolkata from Dharamsala

News4u-News Desk- Dharamshala’s loss is Kolkata’s gain as the marquee India-Pakistan encounter of the ICC World Twenty20 on March 19 is shifted to the iconic Eden Gardens .

The India-Pakistan World T20 match on March 19 has been moved to Eden Gardens in Kolkata, because of security concerns over the original venue Dharamsala.

The development ends weeks of uncertainty over the fixture, which began with the Himachal Pradesh chief minister saying his government would not be able to provide adequate security for the match.

As per the ICC itinerary, Pakistani team are slated to camp in Kolkata where they will play two warm-up games and one in the main round against Group A qualifier March 16.

Dave Richardson

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