IPL 2013 Opening Ceremony to be held in Kolkata on 2nd April

The Opening Ceremony of the sixth edition of Indian Premier League (IPL 6) will be held on April 2 at the Salt Lake Stadium in Kolkata, the organisers announced on Tuesday.

Shah Rukh’s company, Red Chillies to organise IPL 6 opening ceremony

Shah Rukh Khan’s production company Red Chillies Entertainment has been signed promoters for the opening ceremony of the IPL 6.

“We are delighted to have tied up with Red Chillies Entertainments Pvt Ltd, which has a proven track record of organising and executing events on a grand scale,” IPL Chairman Rajeev Shukla said.

“The Opening Ceremony of the Pepsi IPL 2013 will be one of the most spectacular events ever witnessed, in keeping with what will follow in the tournament itself, over the following seven weeks,” he said.

Bollywood stars to perform in Pepsi IPL opening ceremony

The attraction of the event will be the performance by Bollywood topnotch actresses like Katrina Kaif and Priyanka Chopra. Both the actresses agreed to shake a leg for Shahrukh Khan.