Nepal Cricket

Nepal Govt. grants Rs. 30M for Mulpani Cricket Ground

KATHMANDU: Ministry of Youth and Sports will grant Rs. 30 Million for the construction of Mulpani Cricket Ground. Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) signed a contract with Gaura Construction Pvt. Ltd. on Tueday.

The two parties also agreed to complete the project by Mid-November this year. CAN President Binaya Raj Pandey and Director of Gaura Construction signed the contract at the Ministry of Youth and Sports.

The government will grant Rs 30 million for the construction work and Rs 9.7 million will be funded by CAN. “It was the first support for cricket from the government side and we hope for further support,” said CAN President.

The two-storey pavilion building will have a store room, players´ change-room, medical room, umpires seating area, CAN operation office, VIP seating area, media room, media center and live commentary room.

Minister for Youth and Sports Hit Bahadur Tamang said that the Mulpani Ground could also help in the development of sports tourism.



  1. ashowmega

    June 8, 2011 at 3:43 am

    finally, something positive in Nepali cricket. Hope to see the results. 

  2. resham

    June 9, 2011 at 5:29 am

    Nepal government and CAN should work together to develop cricket in the country. best of luck

  3. Jashanpreet Singh Gill

    June 15, 2011 at 2:21 am

    Hope a good stadium comes up and one day you Host a Ind V SL and a Ind A V Nep match. Will do great work to profile of cricket

  4. Praveen Shrestha

    June 15, 2011 at 1:44 pm

    now the goverment can feel the ….nepalis life in cricket…..
    hope to go through the division 3 , and be the winner in the divison 3….
    then the government will again grant 300 million for the construction of cricket ground…and this time the ground must be in POKHARA

  5. Samir Adhikari

    June 17, 2011 at 9:49 am

    oh great ..this is gud for d country…& cricket lover like us

  6. bbek

    August 1, 2011 at 9:22 am

    its really a good news for cricket and for Nepal. This is only beganing and it is not enough, all the country even like china, japan also going for this game very fast, so CAN have to think a lot about it. Hope CAN will do the best for cricket Nepal, Hope 1 day we can also play TEST cricket

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