Indian cyclist Triyasha Paul has also come under the coronavirus attack. She has been tested positive for COVID19 after she arrived at the national camp in Delhi. She is currently in isolation at the Indira Gandhi National Stadium.
SAI Talks About Triyasha’s Quarantine
Sports Authority of India said, “Cyclist Triyasha Paul, who is a part of the national cycling camp which is scheduled to start at Indira Gandhi National Stadium, has tested COVID19 positive.”
“All members of the team have been in quarantine and in isolation since their arrival, and therefore Triyasha has not interacted with other campers during quarantine. She is being given all necessary treatment and is in isolation within the campus,” SAI added.
CFI chairman Onkar Singh told PTI when asked about Triyasha, “She came late. She is asymptomatic and is in isolation without any contact with others.”
The camp was scheduled to start on August 14 but now it has been delayed, Singh confirmed, “The national camp is yet to start. Cycling Federation of India will decide tomorrow in a meeting.”
This month 11 athletes, 4 coaches, and 16 support staff has reached the camp. They had returned with COVID-19 negative reports in the mandatory tests. They are currently under quarantine.