Wednesday, April 17, 2024

Mayank Agarwal deplaned and rushed to hospital in Agartala


Mayank Agarwal, the Karnataka captain, was admitted to a personal hospital in Agartala on Tuesday after he complained of abdomen ache and burning sensation in his throat and mouth after consuming liquid from a bottle that he believed contained ingesting water.

The incident occurred on Tuesday night when Agarwal was onboard a flight from Agartala to Surat by way of New Delhi for Karnataka’s fifth-round Ranji Trophy fixture towards Railways beginning on Friday. Agarwal is believed to have been deplaned and rushed to hospital after a bout of vomiting contained in the plane, at the same time as the remainder of the Karnataka squad continued their onward journey.

Agarwal is alleged to be out of hazard, however the severity of his medical situation is but to be ascertained. The Karnataka State Cricket Affiliation (KSCA) is in contact with officers from the Tripura Cricket Affiliation (TCA) and the medical doctors attending to Agarwal.

He’s set to bear a couple of assessments following which a call might be made if he can return dwelling to Bengaluru over the following couple of days for additional examination. This all however guidelines him out of the upcoming Ranji fixture.

Agarwal has to date struck two tons of and a half-century within the ongoing season. Karnataka are at the moment positioned second in Group C with two wins, a draw and a defeat in 4 matches. Nikin Jose, the 23-year-old batter, is the designated vice-captain within the squad and is prone to take over the captaincy.

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