Plea for Total Waiver of Entertainment Tax for IPL Matches

The Indian Premier League could soon be played in scenic Kerela if the government allows total waiver of entertainment tax.

updated: October 05, 2014 20:49 IST
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Kochi: Efforts will be made to bring IPL matches to Kerala if the government allows total waiver of entertainment tax, Kerala Cricket Association President T C Mathew said Sunday.

"If there is full waiver of entertainment tax from next year, IPL matches can be brought to Kerala", Mathew, who is also the National Cricket Academy Chairman, told a meet-the-press programme organised by the Ernakulam Press club.

If the government gives land in Kochi or nearby areas for constructing an international cricket stadium, the association was prepared to hand over the Eda Kochi land to the government, he said.

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