Odishatv Bureau

Bhubaneswar/Cuttack: Amid tight security, players of Team India and England this afternoon undertook a practice session at the Barabati Stadium in Cuttack ahead of the second ODI match tomorrow.

Earlier in the day, both the cricket teams were taken to Mayfair Hotel in the capital city in OSRTC buses surrounded by pilot vehicles of security personnel after reaching the Biju Patnaik International Airport in a special plane.

In Mayfair Hotel, 87 rooms have been booked for players and team officials.

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Besides, the Commissionerate Police has kept the twin city in tight security cover keeping in mind the presence of Team India and Team England in Bhubaneswar and Cuttack.

In Bhubaneswar, 20-25 platoons of police force will be in charge of security of players whereas total 63 platoons of security personnel will be deployed at the Barabati Stadium during the ODI match to be held tomorrow.