The head coach of the Indian cricket team, Rahul Dravid, has fallen victim to the corona virus. As a result, he did not go to the UAE with the Indian team to play the Asia Cup. Lakshmanan then served as interim coach. In this situation, Rahul Ravit has recovered from corona virus. After his corona test came back negative, he went to Dubai and joined the Indian team. Lakshmanan returned to Bangalore as interim coach.