Pakistan team via Abu Dhabi reached Kolkata, India late on Saturday night amid tight security. Sources also told that, Pakistan team was transported from airport to the hotel via bomb proof bus and at that the time West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee her self supervised the security provided to the Green Shirts.
Here it is also being told that security was kept high alert at the sight and no one was allowed to meet Pakistani cricketers. Green Shirts led by Shahid Afridi along with the team management left for World T20 2016 early on Saturday after Indian government publicly assured the security for the Pakistan Cricket team, men and women.
According to so far the updates, Indian media was not even allowed to talk to the Pakistani team at airport upon their arrival.
Pictures of Pakistan Cricket Team’s arrival in India for World T20 2016
Pakistan Cricket Team Squad for World T20 2016
- Shahid Afridi (Capt)
- Shoaib Malik
- Sarfraz Ahmed
- Mohammad Hafeez
- Umer Akmal
- Ahmed Shehzad
- Sharjeel Khan
- Mohammad Nawaz
- Immad Wasim
- Anwar Ali
- Mohammad Irfan
- Mohammad Amir
- Wahab Riaz
- Mohammad Sami
- Khalid Latif
Pakistan Cricket team Matches Schedule for World T20 2016
|March 16, 2016||03:00 PM||Pakistan v TBD (A)*||Kolkata|
|March 19, 2016||07:30 PM||India v Pakistan||Kolkata|
|March 22, 2016||07:30 PM||New Zealand v Pakistan||Mohali|
|March 25, 2016||03:00 PM||Australia v Pakistan||Mohali|
Pakistan plays host India on 19th March at Eden Gardens, Kolkata. According to the schedule announced earlier, this epic battle was to be held at Daharamshala but due to security threats it was transferred to Kolkata by ICC.