Press Esc to close
Tuesday 16 September 2014
News updated at 10:44 PM IST
Weather
Max: 0°C
Min : 0°C
In Bangalore
Sunny day

IPL matches on May 4, 6 likely to be shifted out of Bangalore

Bangalore, Mar 26, 2013 (PTI):

The Indian Premier League matches scheduled to be held in the city on May 4 and 6, could either be shifted or rescheduled owing to Assembly elections in Karnataka.

"The matches on May 4 and 6 will be either shifted or rescheduled owing to Assembly elections in Karnataka. We will arrive at a decision in a couple of days," a KSCA official said.
The Karnataka Assembly election is scheduled on May 5 and counting of votes will take place on May 8.

The KSCA held a meeting after Bangalore Police Commissioner Jotiprakash Mirji expressed his inability to provide security to the IPL matches due to elections, the official said. "It will not be possible for us to provide security for the matches as our officers would be deployed for elections," Mirji told reporters here.

Kings XI Punjab and Sunrisers Hyderabad are scheduled to play their away matches against Royal Challengers Bangalore on May 4 and 6, respectively.


Go to Top

Photo Gallery
An Israeli army armoured bulldozer drives in the Israeli occupied Golan Heights...

An Israeli army armoured bulldozer drives in the Israeli occupied Golan Heights...

Members of Iraqi security forces and tribal fighters prepare a mortar launcher...

Members of Iraqi security forces and tribal fighters prepare a mortar launcher...

Rajasthan Congress President Sachin Pilot celebrates with party workers the party's victory...

Rajasthan Congress President Sachin Pilot celebrates with party workers the party's victory...

Shahrukh Khan and Deepika Padukone at the music launch of the film 'Happy New Year'...

Shahrukh Khan and Deepika Padukone at the music launch of the film 'Happy New Year'...

Volunteers rescuing flood affected people in Chattabal area in Srinagar...

Volunteers rescuing flood affected people in Chattabal area in Srinagar...

Army personnel build a bridge in the flood affected area of Kotranka Tehsil in Rajouri in Jammu...

Army personnel build a bridge in the flood affected area of Kotranka Tehsil in Rajouri in Jammu...

An aerial view of the partially deluged Centaur hotel in Srinagar...

An aerial view of the partially deluged Centaur hotel in Srinagar...

A view flood-hit Abi Guzar residential area in Srinagar ...

A view flood-hit Abi Guzar residential area in Srinagar ...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi being received by O P Kohli,  Anandiben Patel and Amit Shah...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi being received by O P Kohli, Anandiben Patel and Amit Shah...

Children lying in mud during Buka Bhaona festival in Jorhat...

Children lying in mud during Buka Bhaona festival in Jorhat...

Copyright 2014, The Printers (Mysore) Private Ltd., 75, M.G Road, Post Box 5331, Bangalore - 560001
Tel: +91 (80) 25880000 Fax No. +91 (80) 25880523