The newly-constructed Morodok Techo National Stadium will be put for official use in November with an official inauguration under the auspices of Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen.
The update was shared by H.E. Vath Chamroeun, Secretary General of the Cambodia SEA Game Organising Committee (CAMSOC) in a weekly meeting of CAMSOC recently.
The inauguration ceremony will host programmes, including art and cultural performance and Cambodia-China friendship sports competitions which will pave the way for Cambodia to host the SEA Games-ASEAN Para Games 2023.
Funded by the People’s Republic of China, the stadium cost approximately US$150 million.
Surpassing 16.22 hectares of land area in Sangkat Prek Tasek, Khan Chroy Changvar of Phnom Penh capital, with the construction areas of about 82,400 square metres, the Cambodia’s biggest sports ground can accommodate up to 60,000 spectators.
Source: Agency Kampuchea Press