6 May 2021
  • 12:32 am Watch SAMAA TV Headlines 12am Pakistan – 6 May 2021
  • 11:47 pm PML-N’s Malik Moazzam leading PP-84 Khushab by-polls
  • 11:32 pm Lives could be saved, had govt timely bought vaccines: Musadik
  • 11:17 pm Dr Shamshad Akhtar elected as first female PSX chairperson
  • 11:02 pm Saudi Arabia may not allow overseas pilgrims to perform Hajj
Choose Language
 Edit Translation
Spread the News

Three members of the Chennai Super Kings franchise in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 has been reportedly tested positive for coronavirus.

As per ESPNCricinfo, the franchise’s bowling coach Laxmipati Balaji, chief executive officer K Viswanathan and a bus cleaner has tested positive for the pathogen.

The report further stated that Balaji was
in the team dugout on Saturday during their match against Mumbai Indians.

It is believed that all three individuals will go through another round of testing on Monday to confirm the results of tests that took place on Sunday.

The news followed by an earlier development
where the match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Royal Challengers Bangalore
was postponed after two players tested positive for Covid-19.

India is currently suffering from a deadly
coronavirus surge as the country recorded more than 350,000 cases every day in
the past week with more than 3,500 deaths recorded yesterday.

Abdul Gh Lone