The Covid-19 exams of all cyclists and help workers, who’ve been in quarantine on arrival forward of the nationwide camp starting on August 14, have returned adverse, the Sports activities Authority of India stated on Saturday. The staff of 11 cyclists, 4 coaches and 16 help workers have already reported for the camp on the Indira Gandhi Nationwide Stadium and are present process obligatory quarantine.
“As a proactive, obligatory step SAI has administered the Covid take a look at to all contributors, together with athletes, coaches, help workers (sporting and non-sporting equivalent to housekeeping, cooks and so on) on arrival. The take a look at reviews verify that each one of them are Covid adverse,” the SAI stated in a launch.
As an extra precautionary measure all of them will endure exams earlier than the beginning of the camp to make sure that everybody attending the on-field coaching from August 14 and interacting with athletes are freed from coronavirus.
“The quarantine zone the place athletes, coaches and help workers are housed has been earmarked because the Inexperienced Zone and no outsider is being allowed to entry the zone or work together with the staff so as to guarantee full sanitisation,” the SAI stated.
“Moreover, a physician and nursing workers have been stationed within the facility across the clock in order that any sudden emergency may be handled. The SOP drawn up by SAI and the Well being Ministry pointers are being strictly applied on campus.”