Tiger's burial at Pataudi village on Friday

Updated: 22 September 2011 22:37 IST

The burial of former India captain Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi, who died in a Delhi hospital on Thursday, will take place at the Pataudi village in Gurgaon district on Friday afternoon.

Tiger's burial at Pataudi village on Friday

Chandigarh:

The burial of former India captain Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi, who died in a Delhi hospital on Thursday, will take place at the Pataudi village in Gurgaon district on Friday afternoon.

"The burial will take place at 2.15 pm. I will be representing Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda at the burial," Gurgaon Deputy Commissioner P C Menna told PTI.

He said the district administration is ready to make any arrangements in case VVIPs descend at the Pataudi village. "We are ready to put in place any arrangement to deal with the VVIP visits," Meena said.

The Pataudi village is about 25 kms from Gurgaon in Haryana where the former captain's palace, a portion of which is managed by a group owning luxury resorts, lies. He said the news of Pataudi's death has come as a shock to the village residents.

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