Several members of the Bengal Ranji team have been found to be pandemic COVID-19 positive. Players have been quarantined following the protocol. The Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) has confirmed the news. CAB Secretary Snehasish Ganguly said, “Keeping in mind the current pandemic situation, the Cricket Association of Bengal had conducted RT-PCR tests of the members of the precautionary team.
His first encounter is from Tripura. However, due to the recent increase in Covid cases, a question mark has been put on the start of the tournament as per the schedule.
The BCCI has already postponed the Under-16 Vijay Merchant Trophy. On Sunday, the West Bengal government decided to roll back the COVID-related restrictions, announcing the closure of all educational institutions and other measures to contain the spread of the virus.