While the VIPs would be provided parking space at the Government Polytechnic College for Women and DAV College in Sector 10, the general public can park their vehicles at Leisure Valley, which is just a stone throw away from the stadium. Since it is after a gap of 19 years that Chandigarh is hosting a Davis Cup tie, apart from the facelift given to the stadium, special arrangements have been made for the safety and security of guests, players, officials and the public. “CLTA has always hired its own private security for special events and this time also we are doing the same. While the agency will provide internal security, the UT will take care of the external security,” added Puri.
And keeping in mind that a large number of tennis lovers will come to see home lad Sanam and other players in action, the police have been handed over the charge to control traffic. Also, there would two-three traffic points for the smooth running of the traffic.
Meanwhile, a special food court would be arranged so that the general public can enjoy meals and beverages. “The food court would be put inside the stadium and eatables and beverages would be provided at MRP rates only,” shared Puri.