Two extra members of the ground-staff and a plumber on the Wankhede Stadium have examined constructive for COVID-19, a day after the ability was cleared to host its share of 10 IPL matches.
The stadium is because of host its first IPL recreation of the season on April 10, following the lung-opener in Chennai between defending champions Mumbai Indians and Royal Challengers Bangalore on April 9.
“Three on the stadium have examined constructive, two are groundsmen,” a Mumbai Cricket Affiliation supply instructed PTI.
Earlier final Saturday, 10 ground-staff members of the stadium had examined constructive, however most of them have since recovered.
On Monday, the Maharashtra authorities cleared the decks for the occasion in Mumbai regardless of the weekend lockdown provisions and night time curfew within the metropolis.
The federal government allowed groups to observe and journey from their respective inns to the stadium after 8pm, when the night time curfew could be on to curb the pandemic.
On Tuesday, Maharashtra reported over 47,000 COVID-19 instances of which Mumbai accounted for greater than 9000.
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