CA, BCCI officials review security in Hyderbad

Feb 26, 2013, 09:13 IST | IANS

In the wake of last Thursday's terror attacks in Hyderabad, Cricket Australia's (CA) security officer and top officials of the Indian cricket board are here to review security arrangements for the second cricket test starting here March 2

The security head of Cricket Australia and a team from the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) are assessing the security arrangements being made at the Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, said MV Sridhar, secretary, Hyderabad Cricket Association (HCA).

They met top police officials of Cyberabad police commissionerate and also representatives of Hyderabad Cricket Association (HCA) yesterday to evaluate the security measures for the match.

Twin bomb blasts at crowded Dilsukhnagar area in the city Thursday killed 16 people and injured more than 115 others.

The terror attacks had cast a shadow on the match but the BCCI ruled out shifting it to some other venue.

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