India wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant has joined the group bio-bubble after recovering from COVID-19 forward of the marquee Take a look at collection towards England.
Pant, who had examined optimistic for the virus, has accomplished 10 days of isolation interval, adopted by two RT-PCR detrimental studies and correct cardio check-up that are obligatory earlier than becoming a member of the group.
“Whats up @RishabhPant17, nice to have you ever again,” the BCCI stated in a tweet, together with Pant’s picture, on Thursday.
Pant had examined optimistic whereas he was staying at Southall at an acquaintance’s place. He had developed delicate signs and was discovered to be COVID-19 optimistic when he received examined.
— BCCI (@BCCI) July 21, 2021
In line with sources, Pant might need picked up the Delta 3 variant whereas visiting a dentist for a toothache drawback, opposite to earlier studies that his presence on the Euro Championships may have led to him catching the an infection.
After Pant examined optimistic, BCCI Secretary Jay Shah had despatched a cautionary letter to the Indian contingent, asking the gamers to keep away from crowded gatherings like Wimbledon and Euro matches.
The Indian group is presently taking part in a warm-up match towards a County XI aspect right here, earlier than the primary Take a look at of the five-match collection begins on August 4 at Nottingham.