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Last Updated On: 21/08/2014 

To keep the heritage character of National Stadium intact while converting it into an international level stadium and to preserve the glorious view of Central Vista from Raisina Hills, base hinged lighting masts used for sports lighting for the first time in Asia.


Land Area


37 acres



Outdoor stadium. VIP seating covered with standing seam roof

Seating Capacity


14,000 in new open gallery and 6,000 in covered VIP gallery

Total Floor area


17500 sqm

Entrance / Egress


4 ramps for open gallery, 2 ramps for VIP gallery, staircases & lifts

Score Boards


Electronic score board & video screen

Sports Facility


2 international standard competition pitches, 1 training / warm up pitch

Lighting & PA system


High mast sports lighting & distributed PA system

  • Barrier free access & amenities provided
  • Space planning and design of stadium complex to optimize available office accommodation
  • Air conditioned facilities of international standard for VIPs, athletes, media & technical officials
  • State of art infrastructure & finishes
  • Two level underground parking
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