Cricket fans waiting for the highly anticipated India-Pakistan cricket match will be welcomed with a special performance by playback singer Arijit Singh before the match.
With cricket fever growing due to the upcoming match between the two neighbours, hospitals near the match venue in Ahmedabad witnessed a sudden influx of patients who were booked in for tests including an overnight stay to coincide with the expected date of the match. World Cup match.
Several doctors told local media that the rush to get medical check-up “packages” was an ingenious way to find affordable accommodation as hotel costs had risen by up to 20-fold before the match.
Western Railway has announced that it will run an additional pair of special high-speed trains between Mumbai and Ahmedabad to ease the extra rush of cricket fans heading to the World Cup match between India and Pakistan on October 14.
Bookings for the special trains, each with over 1,500 seats, will open on October 13, 2023, at all booking offices and on the IRCTC website.
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Updated: October 12, 2023, 11:35 PM IST