The BCCI has appointed VPS healthcare to hold out all Covid-19 exams this time and all reviews are despatched not simply to the groups, but in addition to the board.
ANI | , New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON SEP 25, 2021 01:16 PM IST
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has appointed a central Covid-19 testing agency within the UAE to make sure test reviews of every participant and assist employees within the second leg of the league reaches the board alongside with the respective franchises.
Speaking to ANI, a supply within the know of developments mentioned whereas earlier groups have been allowed to have respective testing businesses, the BCCI has appointed VPS healthcare to hold out all Covid-19 exams this time and all reviews are despatched not simply to the groups, but in addition to the board.
“The BCCI felt it was vital to have a central testing agency as that will assist in holding a tab on all testing going down as additionally the outcomes of exams could be instantly out there to the board. There can be no delay in transmission of data on this course of,” the supply mentioned.
Interestingly, with the BCCI managing the bio bubbles this time, it’s holding a observe of physique temperature of all gamers and officers heading to the bottom on match day.
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“The BCCI has not solely requested the groups to keep a test on the physique temperature of every individual within the bubble, but in addition requested for the information to be handed to the board on match day. Every franchise must ship within the information to the BCCI on the day of the match earlier than leaving for the bottom from the group resort,” an official of a franchise instructed ANI.
The 14th season, which was postponed in May this 12 months within the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, resumed final Sunday in Dubai with a blockbuster conflict between Chennai Super Kings and defending champions Mumbai Indians. So far, there was just one Covid-19 case within the second half of the league with SRH pacer T Natarajan testing optimistic.
The BCCI got here up with a 46-page well being advisory that lays down all of the pointers that everybody related with the IPL must comply with with a view to guarantee the graceful functioning of the league.
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