The Board of Cricket Control in India (BCCI) released a statement on Sunday that said the men's team's head coach Ravi Shastri and three more support staff members have been kept in isolation as a precautionary measure.
India's head coach Ravi Shastri walks on the pitch ahead of the start of play on the first day of the 4th cricket Test between England and India at The Oval cricket ground in London, Thursday, Sept. 2, 2021. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth) - AP
London [UK], September 5 (ANI): The BCCI Medical Team has isolated Ravi Shastri, head coach, Bharat Arun, bowling coach, R. Sridhar, fielding coach, and Nitin Patel, physiotherapist, as a precautionary measure after Shastri's lateral flow test returned positive on Saturday evening.
"They have undergone RT-PCR testing and shall remain in the team hotel and not travel with Team India until confirmation from the medical team,"
BCCI said in an official statement.