The BCCI suspended the Indian Premier League till April 15. © Twitter
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) will have a conference call with the Indian Premier League (IPL) franchises on Tuesday to discuss the prospects of IPL 2020. “BCCI and IPL franchise to have a conference call on coming Tuesday to discuss the process and further way of IPL 2020,” a BCCI source told ANI.
On March 13, the BCCI decided to suspend the Indian Premier League (IPL) till April 15 as a precautionary measure in view of the COVID-19 outbreak.
The BCCI had also asked their employees to work from home as the concerns over COVID-19 continued to rise in the country.
“BCCI office has closed so no meeting can be held there similarly no meeting can be held in the hotel so they have opted conference call,” the source added.
The total number of COVID-19 cases in India has now climbed up to 223, including 32 foreigners, the Union Health Ministry said on Friday.
As many as 23 people have been cured of the infection in India. The disease has claimed over 10,000 lives globally. (ANI)