Previous India player Mohammad Kaif tweeted a video to encourage individuals to rehearse social removing by remaining inside so as to stop the destructive coronavirus. Kaif additionally invited the 21-day across the country lockdown announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday. "Completely bolster the administration's choice to force the #CoronavirusLockdown," Kaif tweeted, loaning full help to the lockdown move. "Prevent the infection from scoring enormous. Be your own commander! Spread the field. Practice Social Distancing and recollect our PM's recommendation," he included.
Kaif utilized an intriguing similarity from cricket field to clarify the present circumstance winning in the nation because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
"In donning terms, there is just a single method to dispose of coronavirus. All things considered (coronavirus) is attempting to play a big cheese, you need to spread your field and send your nearby in defenders at the fence. Doing so will assist you with getting coronavirus captured close to the ropes," Kaif said in the video.
Kaif, known for his electric handling during his playing days, likewise encouraged individuals to keep up cleanliness by washing hands appropriately at standard interims and practice social separating as it is the best way to maintain a strategic distance from the infection from spreading.
Since PM Modi's declaration, a few cricketers, including Indian captain Virat Kohli and off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin, have mentioned individual Indian residents to carefully follow the administration's most recent orders and remain at home and practice social separating.
The Indian men's cricket crew lead trainer Ravi Shastri likewise invited the move, considering it the "outright need of great importance".
Aside from Indian players, previous England player Kevin Pietersen additionally tweeted a message in Hindi for his fans from India, asking them to follow the administration's orders and stay inside.