The Bengal Cricket Association (CAB) has taken a big step in view of the threat of Covid-19. On Monday, the CAB said that its 3200 cricketers and staff members were included in the Covid-19 insurance cover. The corona virus has also had a major impact on sports. Most of the world competitions are closed. CAB has already insured its players and staff.
CAB chief Abhishek Dalmia issued a statement on the Covid-19 insurance cover saying that we want to assure the cricketers, umpires and all the staff on behalf of the Bengal Cricket Association that you are all covered by the Covid-19 insurance cover. Therefore, there is nothing to fear. The insurance cover also includes women and former players from the state's senior team.