Left Menu
Development News Edition

Yuzvendra Chahal makes TikTok debut during quarantine

While staying at home during the lockdown amid coronavirus pandemic, Indian spinner Yuzvendra Chahal on Thursday made his TikTok debut and posted the first video with his father.

ANI | New Delhi | Updated: 26-03-2020 20:47 IST | Created: 26-03-2020 20:47 IST
Yuzvendra Chahal makes TikTok debut during quarantine
Indian spinner Yuzvendra Chahal. Image Credit: ANI

While staying at home during the lockdown amid coronavirus pandemic, Indian spinner Yuzvendra Chahal on Thursday made his TikTok debut and posted the first video with his father. Chahal can be seen having his time with his father in the funny and entertaining video.

The bowler shared the video and captioned the post: "My first TikTok video with dad Dad & Son #Quarantine#staysafe." The 29-year-old is enjoying some time away from the cricketing field as COVID-19 has put a halt to all the sporting activities across the country.

According to the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, the total number of positive coronavirus cases in the country now stands at 649, including 593 active cases. Till now, 42 have been cured or discharged and 13 deaths have taken place. The World Health Organisation (WHO) had termed coronavirus as a pandemic on March 11.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday announced a 21-day lockdown in the entire country to deal with the spread of coronavirus, saying that "social distancing" is the only option to deal with the disease, which spreads rapidly. (ANI)

(This story has not been edited by Devdiscourse staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

Download The Devdiscourse News App for Latest News.



Ayurveda for COVID 19: Professionals owe the responsibility to protect it from quacks and fake news

Indian Ayurveda professionals are lagging behind their foreign counterparts in handling quacks and protecting credentials of the Ayurveda at the time of COVID 19 pandemic. The professionals of Ayurveda cannot abjure the responsibility to co...

Education post-coronavirus: Schools to rush for more digitalization

Digital education would undoubtedly boom in the post-coronavirus world, supported by educational institutions that have discovered its efficiency during the crisis, but it is still not expected to outshine traditional classroom learning....

Public health care post-COVID 19 to go for revamping, not rebooting

Until now, the economies used to classify healthcare sector under social expenditure. However, the devastation caused by COVID 19 pandemic has upgraded public healthcare on topmost priority and core economic activity for controlling future ...

Coronavirus lockdowns to speed up long-pending revamping of supply chains

With millions of production lines impacted, business disruptions to some extent are unavoidable and the lessons learned from this turbulence will leave an everlasting impact on both global and local levels of supply chains....


Latest News

Virus: Disney executives to take pay cuts, Bob Iger to forgo his salary

Several of Disney executives will take pay cuts while executive chairman Bob Iger will forgo his entire salary due to the financial pressures of coronavirus pandemic. Disney CEO Bob Chapek announced the salary reductions in an interim email...

March was biggest month on record for UK grocery sales - Kantar

British grocery sales soared 20.6 year-on-year in the four weeks to March 22, as shoppers stocked-up before the country went on coronavirus lockdown, making it the biggest month on record for grocery sales, industry data showed on Tuesday.M...

Tanzania confirms its first coronavirus death, health minister says

Tanzania confirmed its first coronavirus death on Tuesday, health minister Ummy Mwalimu said in a statement.The 49-year-old Tanzanian male, who had pre-existing conditions, had been admitted to Mloganzila Hospital in Dar Es Salaam for treat...

European shares inch higher but set for worst quarter since 2002

European stocks inched higher on Tuesday with investors buying into defensive sectors as they awaited further signs that the economy could weather the fallout from a near total global shutdown to curtail the spread of the coronavirus pandem...

Give Feedback