HBL PSL 5 matches in Karachi to go ahead as scheduled amid coronavirus fears
Statesman Report
KARACHI: Sindh information minister Syed Nasir Hussain Shah said on Tuesday that the provincial government will hold thermal screening and provide hand sanitizers to the public who come to the National Stadium Karachi to watch the Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2020 matches, confirming that the matches will be held as per schedule.
Speaking at a news conference, Shah said in response to a question regarding whether PSL matches — scheduled to be held again in Karachi from March 12 — that precautionary measures will be taken for cricket enthusiasts who come to watch the game.
On the question of whether the matches will be banned or not in light of the emergence of 11 new cases of the coronavirus in Karachi over the past two days, he said that the decision lay with the PCB.