Indian skipper and Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli urged his countrymen to observe the COVID-19 tips issued by the government and behave responsibly within the struggle in opposition to the pandemic.
In the one-minute clip shared by the Delhi Police, the right-handed batsman will be heard interesting to residents to observe the COVID-19 protocols to assist curb the second wave in India.
“TeamIndia Captain appeals to citizens to observe #covid protocol & #lockdown to fight the current wave. Wear mask, keep social distance & hand hygiene. Cooperate with #DelhiPolice & behave responsibly, he says, for victory over corona as #IndiaFightsBack,” the video was captioned.
VIRAT KOHLI @imVkohli CrewIndia Captain appeals to residents to look at #covid protocol & #lockdown to struggle the present wave. Wear masks, maintain social distance & hand hygiene. Cooperate with #DelhiPolice & behave responsibly, he says, for victory over corona as #IndiaFightsBack pic.twitter.com/iyApPR3EOg
— #DilKiPolice Delhi Police (@DelhiPolice) April 20, 2021
“As you all know, Covid cases are on the rise in India again. If you’re venturing out for essential services, please wear a mask. Please maintain social distancing,” Kohli stated in Hindi within the video.
“Please keep sanitising your hands. Taking these precautions is very necessary,” he added.
Notably, India has witnessed an enormous spike within the variety of new coronavirus cases being reported each day and lockdown has been imposed in a number of components of the nation to curb down the huge spike within the variety of contemporary cases.
It is value mentioning that, Delhi is the worst-hit metropolis in India with 25,500 contemporary cases on Sunday and virtually one-third of these examined returning positive. In the final 24 hours, the variety of cases stays excessive regardless of a dip — 23,500.
Meanwhile, Kohli and Co. had landed in Mumbai in the present day (April 20) after finishing Chennai-leg. They will now play their subsequent two video games on the Wankhede stadium.
Interestingly, RCB are the one undefeated staff within the IPL up to now. They have received all three of their video games within the event and sit atop the factors desk with six factors.
The Kohli-led aspect will be seen in motion subsequent on Thursday when they tackle Rajasthan Royals at Wankhede Stadium.