Kerala hotel turns room where Maradona stayed into a museum

Video Credit: ANI
Published on November 28, 2020 - Duration: 01:20s

Kerala hotel turns room where Maradona stayed into a museum

The hotel room, in which the late Diego Maradona had stayed during his visit to Kerala in 2012, has been converted into a museum in memory of the football legend.

Maradona, who passed away on November 25 at the age of 60, had stayed in room number 309 at the Blue Nile Hotel during his visit eight years back.

The room was later renamed as the 'Maradona Suite'.

The 'Maradona Suite' at the Blue Nile Hotel in the football frenzy district of Kannur has been dedicated by the owner to the football legend as a Museum.

Maradona captained Argentina to victory at the 1986 FIFA World Cup and was widely regarded as one of the greatest footballers of all time.

The room has a photo of Maradona.

The things he used during his stay has been framed and kept in the room.


You are here


💡 newsR Knowledge: Other News Mentions


Kerala

State in southern India
Five states - Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Karnataka, Uttar Pradesh, and Kerala - cumulatively account for 72.23 % of the country's total active Covid-19 cases..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 3 hours ago

The Supreme Court on Friday decided to take over disbursal of the Rs 10 crore compensation to be paid by Italy as compensation to the kin of two Kerala..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 15 hours ago

Supreme Court on Friday asked the government of Italy to deposit Rs 10 crore with the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) as compensation for the death of two..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 1 day ago


Kannur

City in Kerala, India
According to the official statement, he is currently at his native village in Kannur and is not showing any major symptoms.
Credit: DNA - Published 2 days ago


Related news from verified sources

The legendary footballer had visited Kerala in 2012, staying at the 'Blue Nile Hotel' in Kannur. After Maradona's tragic demise on Wednesday, the hotel decided...
on November 28, 2020 • Zee News

How Hotel Blue Nile in Kerala has converted its room 309 into a “museum” ever since Argentine football legend Diego Maradona’s stay in 2012
on November 27, 2020 • Hindu

Related videos from verified sources

Maradona's 'Hand of God' shirt on show in Manchester 00:50
Video credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO - Published on November 26, 2020 

You might like