With the civil aviation ministry asserting that home flights might be operational from Might 25, Treasurer Arun Dhumal mentioned the BCCI is exploring protected zones for a nationwide camp in case it may well’t be held on the Nationwide Cricket Academy (NCA) in Bengaluru.
Does this make Dharamsala, Himachal Pradesh an choice contemplating that HPCA now has a cutting-edge indoor stadium?
“Because it’s my state affiliation, I might by no means, from my finish, push it but when after exploring choices, BCCI finds that Dharamsala can have a camp, I’m greater than able to make all of the preparations. Even the lodge the place the Indian staff stays ‘Pavilion’ is HPCA property,” he mentioned.
“In case, the scenario in Himachal is underneath management and it is thought of to be a protected zone as per authorities protocols, the HPCA will then do every little thing to make it a bio-secure atmosphere. All of it depends upon what’s finest out there choice,” he added.
Curiously, the final time the Indian staff was collectively for an ODI sport towards South Africa in Dharamsala. Nevertheless, the match (March 12) was known as off with no ball being bowled because of rain. The remainder of the sequence was suspended after that as a result of coronavirus pandemic.
HP has greater than 100 circumstances and has recorded four COVID-19 deaths thus far.