Lahore: The Chief Executive of Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Wasim Khan questioned Mohammad Hafeez for posting the COVID-19 Test report on Twitter.
According to the details, Hafeez underwent a private COVID-19 Test day after PCB announced the positive results of 10 cricketers including him. After tested negative, the cricketer shared the report on Twitter.
After Tested positive COVID-19 acc to PCB testing Report yesterday,as 2nd opinion & for satisfaction I personally went to Test it again along with my family and here I along with my all family members are reported Negetive Alham du Lillah. May Allah keep us all safe 🤲🏼 pic.twitter.com/3WKOkXisdp
— Mohammad Hafeez (@MHafeez22) June 24, 2020
Hafeez’s Tweet let people raise question on PCB’s COVID-19 testing system. Taking notice of immense backlash on social media, CEO Khan contacted the cricketer to find out the reason behind posting the result on social media.
“You should have contacted us first before posting your report publicly,” Khan told Hafeez. “Your tweet has raised plenty of questions on our testing system,” he added.
According to the sources, the Hafeez showed remorse for his act. PCB is likely to investigate the matter further.
It must be noted here that players including Fakhar Zaman, Imran Khan, Kashif Bhatti, Mohammad Hafeez, Mohammad Hasnain, Mohammad Rizwan, Wahab Riaz, Haris Rauf, Haider Ali and Shadab Khan have tested positive for COVID-19. Malang Ali, the team’s masseur, also tested positive for the widely-spread virus.