India opener Rohit Sharma on Sunday urged the individuals of the nation to not let their guard down in struggle in opposition to COVID-19 and be a part of the nice India group huddle by lighting candles, torches or cellphone flashes at 9 p.m. for 9 minutes.
“Team India, we cant get this prescription wrong. Our life depends on winning this test match. Show your solidarity, join us in “The Great Team India Huddle” immediately fifth April 9pm for 9min. Light to Fight. Are you with me?” Rohit mentioned in a tweet.
Team India, we cant get this prescription incorrect. Our life depends on winning this check match.
Show your solidarity, be a part of us in “The Great Team India Huddle” immediately fifth April 9pm for 9min.
Light to Fight.
Are you with me?@narendramodi
— Rohit Sharma (@ImRo45) April 5, 2020
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday spoke to 49 sports activities personalities that included the likes of BCCI President Sourav Ganguly, Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli, cricket nice Sachin Tendulkar, badminton world champion P.V. Sindhu and chess legend Viswanathan Anand as he urged them to maintain spreading consciousness because the world fights the coronavirus pandemic.
The pandemic has put the entire world on pause and sporting occasions throughout the globe have both been cancelled or suspended and even the destiny of the 13th version of the IPL hangs in stability with the BCCI now additionally open to shifting the match to the October-November window if the ICC does plan to postpone the World T20.
On Saturday, India batsman Ok.L. Rahul and match-once more allrounder Hardik Pandya prolonged his assist to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s attraction to Indians to mild candles, torches or cellphone flashes.