As the first international cricket match in the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium being held in Hyderabad after the formation of Telangana, the Chief Minister K Chandrasekhara Rao paid a visit to the venue to meet the sportsmen.
Huge security arrangements were made by the Cyberabad police for the visit of Chief Minister.
K Chandrasekhara Rao greeted cricketers from both the sides, India and Sri Lanka.
This is the third match between India and Sri Lanka, of the five match ODI series. India is 2-0 ahead in the encounter.