Diego Maradona arrives in India
Kannur: Soccer legend diego maradona arrived here to a tumultuous welcome from thousands of football crazy fans from all over the state. The argentine world cup winning captain is in the state for tomorrows inauguration of a new showroom. Maradona, on a two day trip to the state, arrived by a chartered helicopter from nedumabassery international airport at kochi.
Tight security was in place in the city, which saw a festive atmosphere with hundreds of fans pouring in from kozhikode, malappuram and kasargod districts.About 2000 police personnel were enlisted for security.