94% tickets have been sold for the first T20 International between India and South Africa to be played at the Arun Jaitley Stadium in New Delhi on Thursday. The capacity of Arun Jaitley Stadium is 35,000 spectators. For the first time since November 2019, an international cricket match is being organized in Delhi. Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) joint secretary Rajan Manchanda said, “94 per cent of the tickets have been sold. Now only about 400-500 tickets are left.
Manchanda said around 27,000 tickets were put up for sale. Senior citizens can use golf carts to enter the stadium. Though the COVID-19 situation is under control, DDCA has requested the spectators to wear masks at all times except for food and drink. Manchanda said, “Our staff is being tested regularly. We request the viewers to follow the COVID protocol and wear masks at all times.