NEW DELHI: The Indian Girls’s League, scheduled to be held in Odisha later this month, was on Tuesday, postponed indefinitely in view of the rising COVID-19 circumstances within the state, the All India Soccer Federation stated.
The AIFF stated it should take a choice on the destiny of the event at a later date.
Earlier, the AIFF had stated that the event must be held in Might 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 activities over the rising variety of COVID-19 circumstances 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 can be taking a inventory of the state of affairs 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 circumstances in Odisha have been on the rise with greater than 500 circumstances on Monday and Tuesday.
The state reported 588 new circumstances on Tuesday after 573 infections on Monday.