Mizoram, Jan 8: Mizoram Deputy Chief Minister Tawnluia laid the foundation stone of Aizawl Indoor Stadium at Republic Vengthlang.
The Union ministry of youth affairs and sports funded the project under the Khelo India scheme.
The project is said to be constructed at Rs 763.45 lakh. However, Rs. 450 lakh has been sanctioned for the project so far.
The stadium will be constructed as per international standards so that it could host national level tournaments, Mizoram Sports Minister, Robert Romawia Royte said.
The stadium will be equipped with a 242 capacity gallery, player room, four toilets, an official room, medical room, etc.
The ground floor of Aizawl Indoor Stadium will have a market shed, security cabin and parking lot for both four-wheelers and two-wheelers.