All Indian members of the Punjab Kings team have returned home safe and sound after the IPL was suspended, the franchise announced on Sunday.
“Following the suspension of IPL 2021, all members of the PBKS team have returned home safely while a few are in quarantine outside India before returning to their respective countries,” said the club said in a statement on Twitter.
“We would like to thank BCCI, other IPL franchises and our airline partner GoAir for their cooperation,” he added.
The club urged its fans to “wear masks, follow social distancing standards and hygiene protocols” to fight the COVID-19 pandemic.
“We are there together. Be careful!”
– Kings of Punjab (@PunjabKingsIPL) May 8, 2021
The IPL was suspended on May 4 after several cases of COVID-19 were reported in its bubble.
The country is witnessing a devastating second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic with more than 4 lakh of new cases and more than 4,000 deaths reported.