Another member of the New Zealand national squad has tested positive for Corona virus, Baaghi TV reports.
A total of 8 members tested positive for Corona. Two of the eight members of the national squad have been named historic. Eight of the 54 members of the squad have undergone corona tests. Tests of 8 members of the squad were taken on the first, third and sixth day.
Yesterday, 42 members of the squad had a negative corona test. A Pakistan Cricket Board spokesman said the players would be allowed to train after final approval from the New Zealand Ministry of Health.
On the twelfth day, after the isolation period following the corona test, members will clear the health check-up following which, with the approval of the New Zealand Authority, leave of managed isolation will be allowed. PCB officials say they are in touch with the management of the national cricket team in New Zealand.
Earlier, seven members of the national squad in New Zealand tested positive for corona. Sarfraz Ahmed, Rohail Naziz, Naseem Shah, Muhammad Abbas, Abid Ali and Danish Aziz, who were in the squad, were affected by Corona.
The national cricketers, who were banned by the New Zealand government, have started training in their rooms. The affected cricketers in the Pakistan squad have also reportedly started light exercise in the rooms. Captain Babar Azam, Rohail Nazir, Hassan Talat, Iftikhar Ahmad Imran Butt, Naseem Shah and Faheem Ashraf trained. Corona positive players Danish Nazir and Abid Ali also exercised. The Pakistan squad has not yet received permission from the New Zealand Department of Health for outdoor training.
It should be noted that, according to New Zealand Cricket, some players of the Pakistani team have violated the rules and broken the protocol during their isolation. The New Zealand Ministry of Health has caught the breach of protocol on CCTV and a final warning has been issued to the Pakistan team.
After the team landed in New Zealand, they went for the COVID-19 tests on November 24th. Each member of the squad will now have to undergo 4 COVID-19 tests.
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