New Delhi: The year 2020 was completely sacrificed by the corona virus. People were forced to live in closed rooms. Crores of people were affected by it. In India, nearly five lakh people have died of this unknown disease and more than 5.2 million people have lost their lives all over the world. As life began to go on in a normal way, the new variant of corona in South Africa has now added to the panic.
The South African government has gone on high alert after the new variant surfaced. Covid testing is being conducted strictly for passengers coming from outside. The Indian team's upcoming tour of South Africa also seems to be in jeopardy. The UK government has banned flights from South Africa and five other South African countries. Not only that, anyone who has recently come from those countries will also have to undergo a corona virus test.
The Indian cricket team is scheduled to play a series of three Tests, three ODI and four T20Is in South Africa, which begins on December 17. However, India's A team has already reached there from the senior team. Where he has to play three four-day practice matches. Many of the players selected in the senior team have got a place in the India A team to be aware of the situation.