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Argentina vs Venezuela Tickets Priced at Rs 700; Sale Starts from July 30

1.51K   //    29 Jul 2011, 12:34 IST

The Argentina versus Venezuela friendly match in Kolkata on September 2 can be witnessed at a minimum cost of Rs 700, announced the Kolkata based organizers on Thursday.

Online booking will be made available through from Saturday while tickets will also be available at a counter from August 3, to be set up near Mohammedan Sporting ground, confirmed, a top CMG officials, after it was initially reported in the Media that tickets would go on sale from Friday July 29.

A statement released from the organizers said the range of tickets will be between Rs 700 and Rs 5120. The tickets for the upper tier also have two denominations at Rs 700 and Rs 1000.

Tickets price for the lower tier at C block will cost Rs 1550, Rs 1860 and Rs 2570 while the middle tier will cost Rs 2060 and Rs 2470. The VIP-1 gallery located in the middle tier will cost one Rs 3590 while the premium VIP gallery, also in the middle tier will be priced at Rs 5120.

The Kolkata based event management group, Celebrity Management Group has initially proposed Rs 1000 as the base price of the tickets but the personal request from the West Bengal Sports Minister Madan Mitra, prompted the organizers to lower the base price to make it affordable to larger section of the society.

Moreover West Bengal Govt. is also planning to introduce  dedicated family blocks where one can buy tickets at a much discounted price to make the match more affordable.

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