At the occasion, BCCI President and former Indian captain Sourav Ganguly, opener batsman Shikhar Dhawan, former Indian opener Gautam Gambhir, now a BJP MP from Delhi, BCCI Vice President Rajeev Shukla and Union Minister Hardeep Puri attended the unveiling ceremony along with a number of DDCA officials.
Feroz Shah Kotla stadium has now been renamed as Arun Jaitley stadium after his death. The statue, installed inside the stadium, was prepared by famous sculpture artist Ram Sutar.
Mr Jaitley was president of DDCA for long 14 years from 1999 to 2003. Now his son Rohan Jaitley is heading the cricket body. (UNI)