ENGvIND: Rishabh Pant Corona positive – went to watch Euro Cup match in a crowd of thousands- Two players of the Indian team that went on the tour of England have been found to be Corona positive. According to media reports, one of the two players who have been infected is wicketkeeper Rishabh Pant. The other player whose name has not been known has also come negative in the test after coming positive. Quoting sources, the Indian wicketkeeper will have a Test on 18 July. Also, this will also be the tenth day of his isolation. This means that it has been a week since Pant became Covid positive.
Pant will not go to Durham with the team
If sources are to be believed, both the players had mild symptoms like cold, cough and fever, then the coronavirus was confirmed in the test. However, Rishabh Pant’s condition is completely under control. Team India has gathered in London for the Test series starting from August 4, now everyone will go to Durham from here. Rishabh will not go with this team. All players have been tested even before joining the bubble. Information is also coming that the players have taken the second dose of the vaccine 3-4 days ago.
BCCI wrote a letter
The Secretary of the Cricket Board of India, Jay Shah, also wrote a letter to Team India on the tour of England, in which it was said that no player should avoid watching Wimbledon and Euro Cup matches, but Rishabh Pant and Jasprit Bumrah Euro Cup and Ravichandran Ashwin. And Ravi Shastri, the head coach of the team himself, was enjoying the tennis Grand Slam.
Covid protocol flouted
Indian cricketers were traveling with family to the UK after losing the World Test Championship final. Was sharing pictures on social media, where the mask was never seen on anyone’s face. At a time when this unknown disease is changing its appearance every day. With new variants coming, this irresponsible attitude is worrying.