The Pakistan government on Thursday permitted its cricket group to take an interest in the following month’s World Twenty20 in India, however, has asked for “extraordinary security plans” for the side amid the occasion.
Pakistan govt allows team to compete in World T20 in India
Finishing weeks of theory on the matter, Pakistan Cricket Board Chairman Shahryar Khan said the government had given the approval to go for the tournament which starts March 8.
“I am pleased that our government has given its assent for our team to visit India. As an obligation of consideration, we have requested that ICC put set up exceptional courses of action for the Pakistan team during in India,” Khan said in a public statement.
The PCB had said it would just visit India for the ICC occasion in the event that it gets freedom from the government, asserting that there were “real dangers” to Pakistani players in India. He had additionally confirmed f Pakistan hauled out of the World occasion, it would need to pay a penalty to the ICC. Pakistan has been put in Group 2 and will be playing matches at Kolkata, Dharamsala and Chandigarh.
Pakistan will play a qualifier on March 16 preceding going head to head against India at Dharamsala on March 19 in the World T20’s most foreseen conflict. Huge Number of Pakistani fans are expected to go for the fixtures and the PCB executive has asked for the ICC to accommodate them. “