In the wake of coronavirus pandemic as the world comes to a standstill with most opting to stay indoors, India cricketer KL Rahul, in a bid to urge citizens to stay in their house, has come up with an all-new challenge which is called #StayAtHomeChallenge. Also Read - German State Finance Minister Commits Suicide Amid Fears of Financial Impact of Coronavirus Pandemic
The challenge is simple, do what makes you feel good while at home. In the video shared by the cricketer, flaunts his different avatars doing multiple things at home. From knocking the ball around to reading a book, Rahul urged people to take up different things to keep themselves entertained at home. Also Read - Coronavirus: Total Positive Cases Climb to 1024, Death Toll Reaches 27, State Borders Sealed | Top Points
Rahul’s post read: “Mask ON. #stayathomechallenge.”
The cricketer has been in good form lately, he slammed his maiden ODI hundred in New Zealand when he went past the 3-figure mark in the 3rd ODI against the hosts at Mount Maunganui.
Meanwhile, more than 9,800 people have lost their lives so far while in excess of 230,000 people have been infected by the virus.
In India, the number of people tested positive is 283 thus far.
The COVID19 scenario has forced most sports events to get cancelled or postponed. The India-South Africa ODI series also got called off due to the virus. The Indian Premier League (IPL) which was slated to start from March 29 has been postponed till April 15.