The Board of Control for Cricket in India president Sourav Ganguly has said that the remaining matches of IPL 2021 can't be held in India. He additionally added that it is too soon to find a space to finish the league. IPL 2021 was suspended on May 4 after different COVID-19 breaks arose in the bio-secure bubble of a few groups.
#IPL2021 #SauravGanguly #Covid19
IPL's 'Mumbai Indians' team snapped at Kalinga Airport in Mumbai as they returned home after suspension of IPL due to surge in COVID-19 cases. Cricketer and son of Sachin Tendulkar, Arjun Tendulkar was also seen along with his teammates. BCCI decided to suspend the IPL tournament after several players tested positive for the virus. 'Mumbai Indians' had won 4 matches out of 7 played so far in the tournament.
The Union Home Ministry has sent a four-member team to the state to assess the ground situation in West Bengal amid post poll violence; Supreme Court raps Centre, asks it to ensure better logistics for oxygen supply as third wave is coming; Sourav Ganguly said that a breach in the bio-bubble was highly unlikely and yet the virus has infected IPL players. This and more news at 2pm.
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The Indian Premier League (IPL) has been suspended after several players across the eight teams tested positive for COVID-19. Cricket lovers across the country also welcomed and supported the Board of Control for Cricket in India's decision of suspending the matches. So far, 29 out of the scheduled 56 league games were played in this season - the last match played this season was between Punjab Kings and Delhi Capitals on May 02.
Actor Kangana Ranaut's Twitter account has been suspended for violating Twitter norms; Having hit hard by the Covid-19 pandemic, IPL 2021 has been suspended for the time being after an SRH player tested positive; Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday said the only way to stop the spread of coronavirus now was a full lockdown. All this and more news at 2 PM.
#KanganaRanaut #Twitter #IPL2021
'Chennai Super Kings' all set to lock horns with 'Sunrisers Hyderabad' in next IPL match. The CSK team was spotted at Mumbai airport as they're travelling for Delhi. CSK captain MS Dhoni was also seen at the airport. The match between CSK and SRH will be held at Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium in Delhi on April 28.
The IPL match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Royal Challengers Bangalore that was scheduled to be played today is postponed. This was decided after two KKR bowlers, Varun Chakaravarthy and Sandeep Warrier tested Covid positive.
#IPL #KKR #RCB
The Indian Medical Association on Friday observed 'National Protest Day' demanding a central law to protect doctors against violence. The slogan of the protest is 'Save the Saviour' and doctors and healthcare workers could be seen across the country with placards 'Stop violence against profession and professionals'.
#IMA #NationalProtestDay #ViolenceAgainstDoctors
India's first medical drone delivery trial begins today in Gauribidanur, around 80 km from Bengaluru. A consortium of companies led by Bengaluru based Throttle Aerospace Systems will pilot the trials beyond the visual line of sight medical drone from today. The company will use two variants of MedCOPTER drones
#DroneDelivery #Covid19 #Bengaluru
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday launched six crash course programmes to train and upskill around one lakh frontline workers to help fight the COVID-19 pandemic. The training will be imparted to Covid warriors in six customised roles - Home Care Support, Basic Care Support, Advanced Care Support, Emergency Care Support, Sample Collection Support, and Medical Equipment Support.
#PMModi #CrashCourse #Covid19
Days after a video went viral of the assault of an elderly man from the Muslim community, the Ghaziabad police has now slapped a legal notice against Twitter India MD for not taking down tweets that suggested the incident was linked to communal hatred.
#Ghaziabad #Twitter #ViralVideo
The 'Royal Challengers Bangalore' was seen at the Mumbai airport as they're travelling to Ahmedabad for their next match with 'Delhi Capitals'. The match will be held at Narendra Modi stadium on April 27. Meanwhile, 'Rajasthan Royals' is all set to lock horns with 'Mumbai Indians'. They're travelling to Delhi as match is scheduled to be held on April 29 at Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium.
The Indian Premier League match today has been rescheduled after Kolkata Knight Riders players and staff have decided to isolate themselves after a few tested positive for Coronavirus; The media cannot be stopped from reporting any court hearing, the Supreme Court said today, after the ECI complained against the 'murder' observation of the Madras HC; Pakistani Rangers violated ceasefire along the International Border in Jammu and Kashmir’s Samba district on Monday, a first after a February pact. All this and more news at 2 PM.
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India reported 62,480 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours. India's daily test positivity rate continues to decline. Prime Minister Narendra Modi today launched a customised crash course programme..