The contributions of Goda Varma Raja in the field of sports are ever cherished. His grandson is now holding up the legacy by throwing open to public an indoor shuttle court complex.
Adithya Varma, Grandson of G.V.Raja and member of the Travancore Royal Family has set up the indoor court at Kowdiar Gardens - adjacent to the Golf Club, named Sri Padmanabha Royal Indoor Courts. The court was inaugurated by sports Minister Sri.M.Vijayakumar on Monday 5th July 2010 in the presence of Thiruvananthapuram MP Dr.Sashi Tharoor and members of the royal family. Dr:Sashi Tharoor had an inaugural match with Sri:M.Vijayakumar after the function.
The indoor courts complex comprises three badminton courts. All the courts have been floored with processed maple wood imported from Canada.