Tuesday, April 23, 2024

Ranji Trophy 2023-24 – Mayank Agarwal to be discharged this night after mid-flight medical emergency

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He can be given some injections that can hold him pain-free in the course of his journey again to Bengaluru, the place he’s anticipated to check-in to a non-public hospital for additional investigations. ESPNcricinfo understands Agarwal will want no less than two days of hospitalisation. This routinely guidelines him out of Karnataka’s upcoming fifth-round Ranji Trophy fixture towards Railways, starting on Friday.

On Tuesday, Agarwal had developed a burning sensation in his throat and mouth en path to Surat after consuming liquid from a bottle he believed contained consuming water. Agarwal suffered a bout of vomiting after which he was deplaned and rushed to ILS Hospitals, the place he was declared “clinically secure”.

A medical bulletin issued by the hospital on Tuesday night stated Agarwal was experiencing some “oral irritation” and “swelling on the lips”. Subsequently, the Karnataka group supervisor issued a written grievance on Agarwal’s behalf to the Tripura Police, requesting an investigation into the incident.

“Whereas sitting on a flight, he noticed a pouch in entrance of him, and considering of it as water, drank it,” Ok Kiran Kumar (SP, Tripura West) advised PTI on Tuesday. “He had swelling and ulcers in his mouth. His situation is regular, and his vitals are secure. His supervisor has made a grievance. We’re registering the grievance, and can examine the matter.”

On Tuesday night, IndiGo, the airline Agarwal was on, confirmed that the flight needed to return to Agartala resulting from a medical emergency on board. Their press assertion learn: “IndiGo flight 6E 5177 working from Agartala to Delhi returned to origin resulting from a medical emergency onboard. The passenger was offloaded and was rushed to the hospital for additional medical help. The plane took off once more for its vacation spot at 1620h.”

In Agarwal’s absence, Karnataka can be led by Nikin Jose, the 23-year-old batter. Karnataka are at present positioned second in Group C, with two wins, a loss and a attract 4 matches.


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