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Babul Supriyo Appointed Vice-President Of The FIFA U-17 World Cup Organising Committee

Thursday, 16 March 2017|Abhishek Mukherjee
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Union Minister and singer Babul Supriyo has been appointed as the vice-president of the FIFA U-17 World organising committee.

AIFF President Praful Patel confirmed the inclusion of Babul Supriyo with his tweet. 



The singer turned politician replied to the tweet with a token of gratitude.



The event, which will be India’s first FIFA event in its history, will be played between October 6 to 28 later in the year.

A FIFA team is also scheduled to visit India between March 21 to 27 for the final inspection of the facilities in the six cities which will host matches during the tournament.