Amid the 21-day lockdown in India due to the coronavirus pandemic, pace spearhead Jasprit Bumrah on Monday shared a video where the cricketer can be seen cleaning his house. Also Read - UP News: 21 Fresh Coronavirus Cases in Gautam Buddh Nagar, Total Tally at 591
Bumrah, in his post, mentions he does the cleaning twice as he forgot to open his slippers during the first time and hence had to do it all over again. Also Read - 'Govt Penalising Doctors', Delhi Medical Association Hits Out at CM Kejriwal For Warning Hospitals Over COVID-19 Crisis
“My modified mobility drills are keeping the house clean and my mother very happy. PS: Yes, I had to do a Round 2 with no slippers on,” Jasprit Bumrah captioned the video on Twitter. Also Read - Procure And Stock PPE Kits, Oxygen Masks For 3 Months, Delhi Govt Directs Hospitals Amid Rise in COVID-19 Cases
With most sporting events postponed or canceled and the cash-rich Indian Premier League highly likely to follow the same suite, most cricketers are engaging in fun activities to keep themselves entertained.
A source from IPL administration told the national daily, “IPL will not happen this year. It will now happen next year. We all know how the situation is at the moment in the country and no one will take any risk. One can’t have social distancing in the stadium. It’s better to play IPL next year.”
In India, the number of positive cases has already crossed the 1000-mark and is constantly on the rise.