Harmanpreet Kaur latest to test positive
India women's T20I skipper Harmanpreet Kaur has tested positive for Covid-19 and is in home quarantine.
"Unfortunately, I have tested positive for COVID-19. I am feeling ok and have quarantined myself by following all the guidelines advised by the authorities and my doctors," Harmanpreet said in a tweet on Tuesday.
"A humble request to all those people that have come in contact with me in the last 7 days to please get themselves tested to be on the safer side. By god's grace and your well wishes, I will be back on the field soon," she added.
Harmanpreet was recently seen in the five-match ODI series against South Africa, which India lost 4-1.
In the five-match series, the right-handed batter went on to score 160 runs with her best score of 54 coming in the fourth ODI of the five-match series at Lucknow. In the fifth and final ODI,
Harmanpreet had suffered a hip-flexor injury and as a result, she did not play the three-match T20Is against South Africa.
India lost the three-match T20I series against South Africa 2-1 and the hosts were able to win just the final game of the three-match T20I series.
In the absence of Harmanpreet, Smriti Mandhana had led the Indian women's team in the T20I series.
Source: SIFY with Agency Inputs