The 25-year-old Krishna, who was named within the Indian squad for the England tour as a stand-by on Friday, is the fourth KKR participant to have contracted the dreaded virus.
“Prasidh is COVID optimistic and at present in dwelling isolation in Bengaluru,” a BCCI supply instructed PTI.
Varun Chakravarthy, Sandeep Warrier and Tim Seifert are the opposite KKR gamers, who examined optimistic earlier.
In response to the BCCI supply, each Krishna and Warrier contracted the virus from Chakravarthy throughout one of many coaching periods. He mentioned Krishna is Chakravarthy’s shut pal.
“Prasidh like all India gamers left bubble on Might 3 after getting two adverse outcomes. Nonetheless on reaching Bengaluru he examined optimistic,” the supply mentioned.
The BCCI is hoping that by the point the UK-bound gamers enter the bio-bubble in India on Might 25, Krishna will take a look at adverse.
New Zealand’s wicketkeeper-batsman Seifert can be in isolation in Ahmedabad from the place he’ll go to Chennai for therapy at a non-public hospital.
Seifert failed each his pre-departure RT-PCR exams and “is experiencing reasonable signs.”
The IPL was postponed indefinitely after the virus breached the bio-bubble and contaminated plenty of gamers and help workers members.