Weather forecast to play an important role in IPL’s opening ceremony

Kolkata: According to the recent weather forecast there is a high possibility of rain and thunderstorm interrupting the opening ceremony of IPL at the Salt Lake Stadium here on Tuesday.

Regional Meteorological Centre director GC Debnath said apart from showers, there is high chance of thunderstorm striking Kolkata and a surrounding 50-km area in the afternoon. ” It is difficult to say if it will effect Salt Lake but chances are high”, Debnath said.