The cricketers who’re half of ongoing India versus England collection, as nicely as the IPL, won’t have to endure necessary seven-day laborious quarantine as they are going to be transported from one bubble to one other as per the Normal Working Process (SOP) launched on Saturday.
Additionally, the BCCI has made it clear that no particular person related to the IPL will probably be vaccinated as of now as the federal government of India has put a system in place which is presently being adhered to.
The SOP, which is in possession of PTI, states: “Players who’re coming from bubble created for India vs England collection could immediately be part of the franchise squad with out serving necessary quarantine interval supplied.
“After the conclusion of collection, they immediately transfer to staff lodge both by bus or chartered flight…if journey preparations are to the satisfaction of CMO, such players can immediately enter staff bubble with out want to serve quarantine or endure RT PCR exams,” the SOP said.
Equally, for all franchises who’re having prior camps in bio-secure bubbles, if their journey preparations are passable they are going to be entitled to bubble-to-bubble transfers.
Nevertheless, if the CMO is just not glad, then all these players want to endure seven days of laborious quarantine and return with three unfavourable exams.
The SOP said that at this level, the federal government has not specified something on the vaccination of elite athletes.
“In India, the primary group to get vaccinated is healthcare and frontline employees. The second group is individuals above 60 years of age as of January 1, 2022, and individuals between 45 to 59 years with comorbid situations. The federal government is but to announce the schedule of vaccination of different teams of folks together with elite athletes.”