The brand new desk tennis courtroom is situated at Alphonso playground on South Canal Financial institution Street. “Regardless that the works are accomplished, the general public won’t be allowed to make use of the power as we’re in search of contractors to keep up the desk tennis courtroom,” an official mentioned.
In the meantime, Chennai Company Commissioner G Prakash visited the power and inspected the courtroom. “Chennai Company can have its first professionally developed desk tennis courtroom. Many such initiatives to develop sports activities are within the pipeline,” Prakash mentioned.
The official added that the civic physique would discover sponsors to provide desk tennis bats and balls for the customers. Presently, the civic physique has a soccer floor and a basketball courtroom in Chennai Company faculties in Saidapet.
A company faculty in Perambur has a volleyball courtroom. Because the civic physique has appointed personal contractors to keep up the playfields and parks within the metropolis by permitting them to gather fees from the customers, it’s uncertain whether or not the general public might use the brand new facility freed from value.