A fan, who attended final month’s Boxing Day Take a look at between India and Australia on the MCG, has examined optimistic for COVID-19, and authorities have urged different spectators to get examined and isolate in the event that they sat close by.

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  • Up to date: January 6, 2021, 1:28 PM IST
India vs Australia: One Fan at Melbourne Cricket Ground Tests Covid-19 Positive, Others Advised to Get Tested and Isolate

A fan, who attended final month’s Boxing Day Take a look at between India and Australia on the MCG, has examined optimistic for COVID-19, and authorities have urged different spectators to get examined and isolate in the event that they sat close by. In accordance with a report in ‘The Telegraph’, the state well being authorities mentioned the person in his thirties was not infectious whereas on the famed Melbourne Cricket Floor on the second day of play “however there’s potential he acquired the virus whereas there” or at a close-by purchasing centre.

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“The MCG is being investigated as a possible supply for the an infection,” Victoria’s Division of Well being was quoted as saying within the report.

“We’re encouraging anybody who was in The Nice Southern Stand, zone 5 of the MCG between 12.30pm and three.30pm on 27 December, to get examined and isolate till they obtain a adverse end result.”

India gained the second Take a look at on the MCG the place near 30,000 individuals watched the stay motion.

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There was controversy after the sport when it was alleged that 5 Indian gamers breached the COVID-19 protocols by consuming out at an indoor restaurant in Melbourne.

Nonetheless, the Indian contingent returned adverse COVID assessments earlier than it flew to Sydney for the third Take a look at, beginning Thursday.



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