Watch semi-final on giant screens in city's markets
If you are planning to catch the excitement of India-Pakistan match on the go, you can look forward to giant screens set up by various market associations in the city on Wednesday.delhi Updated: Mar 30, 2011 00:08 IST
If you are planning to catch the excitement of India-Pakistan match on the go, you can look forward to giant screens set up by various market associations in the city on Wednesday.
Places such as Greater Kailash I M block Market, Paharganj and a number of malls have made arrangements so that shoppers can enjoy the match as they shop.
"In Paharganj, we have decided to conduct a havan for India's win. We are also praying for Sachin's 100th hundred. While a projector will be set up at night, we have made arrangements for LED televisions," said Arun Gupta, general secretary of Hotel Mahasangh in Paharganj.
Cultural programmes are also expected to add to the frenzy on the important day.
"Every time an Indian batsman hits a four or a six, we have a group of folk dancers who will perform," added Gupta. .
In Greater Kailash I, shoppers would be able to enjoy the match on a giant screen measuring 11 by 8 feet.
"We are setting up the screen at central park in the market so that shoppers and traders are able to enjoy the match together," said Rajender Sharda, president of GK I M block market.