New Delhi: Former England captain Kevin Pietersen today urged Indian citizens to follow government directions on self-isolation to contain the COVID-19 pandemic, posting a message in Hindi with some help from his former IPL teammate Sreevats Goswami.
The 39-year-old took to Twitter to say “Greetings India. Everyone is united in the fight against Coronavirus and that everyone should listen to their government’s instructions and stay at home for a few days. This is time to be smart.”
“Namaste India, hum sab corona virus ko harane mein ek saath hai , hum sab apne apne sarkar ki baat ka Palan kare aur ghar me kuch Dino ke liye rahe , yeh samay hai hosiyaar rahene ka .App sabhi ko der sara pyaar,” Pietersen tweeted in Hindi.
He credited Indian wicket keeper-batsman Goswami for teaching him Hindi. Both have played for Royal Challengers Bangalore in the IPL.