The AIFF stated it would take a call on the destiny of the event at a later date. Earlier, the AIFF had stated that the event must be held in Could on the newest.
“The Hero Indian Girls’s League scheduled to be held in Odisha later this month has been postponed till additional discover,” the AIFF stated in a launch.
The AIFF stated the choice was taken after dialogue with Odisha Sports over the rising variety of COVID-19 instances within the state whereas additionally conserving in thoughts the protection and safety of the gamers and officers.”
“The AIFF together with Odisha Sports activities and the taking part groups will likely be taking a inventory of the scenario as soon as the well being parameters enhance,” it stated.
The event got here three days after the AIFF introduced the postponement of the play-off matches of the identical event. The play-off matches had been earlier scheduled to start out within the nationwide capital from Wednesday.
COVID-19 instances in Odisha have been on the rise with greater than 500 instances on Monday and Tuesday. The state reported 588 new instances on Tuesday after 573 infections on Monday.