Thousands of Kolkata Knight Riders’ fans queued up here for the team’s felicitation on winning IPL-7, there was mass euphoria outside the Eden Gardens Tuesday. King Khan even as the team owner tweeted his delayed arrival.
Followers of the home team thronged since Tuesday morning to the arena where a grand reception was scheduled at 1 p.m. It was a double bonanza for SRK’s and KKR’s fan. The hour-long programme – would be attended by a number of state ministers, former cricketers and other sports personalities and cultural icons from the state surrounded with high security. The program was jointly organised by the state government, Kolkata Police, Kolkata Municipal Corporation and the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB).