Dubai. The craze of fans about cricket is on the seventh sky. World Cup banners are visible everywhere in Dubai. Everyone wants to see the India-Pakistan great match (India Vs Pakistan). But only a few lucky ones will get entry in the stadium. Tickets for this match to be held on Sunday have been sold out two weeks ago. In the first 30 minutes, the ticket waiting has crossed 13 thousand. But people still haven’t given up hope. Fans from India and Pakistan are continuously reaching Dubai to enjoy the match. But the hotels are full.
According to Dainik Bhaskar, people from America and Canada have bought packages for the match. Talking to the newspaper, Alidus, the supervisor of Dubai-based travel company Dadabhai, said that 500 packages with one night stay were issued along with match tickets. But all these are booked. The cost of one package was Rs 40,700. On the other hand, restaurants and bars in Dubai are also bringing new offers to entice people. Danube Group Vice-Chairman Anees Sajan has given match tickets to 100 workers through a lucky draw.
no longer getting tickets
In the first 30 minutes, all the tickets for the match were sold out. The waiting list also crossed 13 thousand. Tickets are being sold on many websites at 4 to 5 times the price. The most expensive tickets were around Rs 2 lakh, which is about 333 times more expensive than normal. Different stands have different prices. The lowest price of tickets was Rs 12,500. Apart from this, there was an opportunity to buy tickets for Fans Premium and Platinum Stand for Rs 31,200 and Rs 54,100.
According to media reports, very expensive advertisements have been sold on TV as well. It is being said that the 10-10 second slot has been sold for Rs 25 to 30 lakhs. It is believed that before this such expensive advertisements were not sold.