Mumbai: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Sunday asked the citizens of the country to stay indoors as a precaution against coronavirus.
The BCCI shared images of India’s top-order batsman Cheteshwar Pujara with his family and captioned the post as The Pujara family is spending some quality, some household chores and fun time with the little one, stay home, stay safe”.
The Pujara family is spending some quality time home 👨👩👧
Some household chores & fun time with the little one 👶
Stay Home 🏡
Stay Safe 💙 pic.twitter.com/FOW0qVv3sO
— BCCI (@BCCI) March 29, 2020
On Tuesday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi decided a 21-day lockout in the country as a precaution against the spread of highly contagious infections.
According to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, the total number of COVID-19 positive cases in India has risen to 979 (including 867 active cases, 86 cured or discharged people) and 25 deaths.