IND vs BAN: Kohli arrives in Kolkata with his personal security guard
South India’s terrorist organization ‘All India Lashkar-e-Taiba’ threatened of an attack before the India-Bangladesh series began. The National Investigation Agency of India (NIA) said in its intelligence report that the terrorist organization in Kerala is trying to kill some of the more prominent people, including the country’s Prime Minister.
Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli was also included in the terrorist’s list. Kohli had been with the security guard since then. The security guard has been turning around as shadow beside Kohli.
India captain Kohli and Indian vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane arrived in Kolkata early on Tuesday before their other teammates. At Kolkata airport, Virat Kohli was getting out of the terminal with his personal security guard in his car. The Indian captain had been tightening security since the threat of a terrorist organization in Southern India. That’s why Kohli arrived in Kolkata with his personal security guard to play historic pink ball Test at Eden Gardens.
Indian cricketers arrived in Kolkata on Tuesday in some steps. Kohli and Rahane, vice-captain, arrived in Kolkata from Mumbai at around 9:30 am. Then a chartered flight from Indore to Kolkata arrived at Kolkata after two hours. On the same plane, the entire support staff, including the Indian team coach Ravi Shastri, came with the Bangladesh team. Some of the other Indian cricketers arrived on Tuesday night.
Rohit Sharma arrived in Kolkata on Tuesday mid-night. However, Shami, Umesh Yadav arrived in Kolkata on Wednesday morning. Team India will start practice session at 3 pm on Wednesday. In the first day’s practice, the Indian team will test the combination of pink balls with flood lights. Several Indian cricketers had introduced themselves to the pink ball as the first Test in Indore ended soon.