Archer Himani Malik, who was a part of an ongoing nationwide camp on the Military Sports activities Institute (ASI) right here, has examined constructive for COVID-19, the Sports activities Authority of India (SAI) revealed on Thursday however insisted that coaching will proceed.
Following the Customary Working Procedures (SOP) put in place by SAI, all archers who’re a part of the nationwide camp, underwent RT-PCR assessments on arrival.
“Of the 23 campers who had been examined, one Himani Malik examined constructive for Covid-19 whereas the opposite 22 got here adverse,” the SAI stated in a launch.
Malik, who’s asymptomatic, has been admitted to a hospital as a precautionary measure.
“Malik is at present asymptomatic and has been admitted to a hospital as a precautionary measure.””All precautions as established within the SAI SOPs are being adopted to make sure that the camp can stick with it in a protected and safe method,” the discharge added.
Final week, a help workers member of the Indian archery group had additionally examined constructive for COVID-19.
Following this, the camp had been suspended for 2 days — October 31 and November 1.