I used to be not detained at Hyderabad Airport, says Pakistan tremendous fan Bashir Chacha


Seven years after its final go to to India, the Pakistan cricket workforce arrived in Hyderabad for the 2023 World Cup amidst unprecedented safety. The workforce was accorded a heat welcome, with Pakistan’s greatest fan, Mohammad Bashir, fondly referred to as Bashir Chacha, in attendance to obtain the workforce on the airport.

A number of media retailers reported that Bashir was detained for questioning by the airport authorities and the safety companies, however the Pakistan tremendous fan confirmed such an incident by no means befell.

“I used to be by no means detained for questioning within the airport whereas I used to be there to obtain the Pakistan workforce. It was simply that they requested me to not wave the Pakistan flag as a consequence of safety points. They only took my flag and gave it again as soon as the workforce departed. It was a improbable welcome, and I’m very joyful to be right here in India for the World Cup,” Bashir instructed  Sportstar  in an unique interplay.

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The Pakistan workforce arrived within the metropolis on Wednesday night, and the New Zealand workforce additionally touched base as the town gears as much as host the World Cup. Bashir, in actual fact, arrived within the metropolis two days earlier than from Chicago and is at the moment staying at his relative’s home. 

“I’ve been a Pakistan fan for thus lengthy, and I’ll journey wherever the Pakistan workforce is there. There was no such incident of me getting detained, and in reality, the hospitality was actually good. The way in which issues are organized is absolutely wonderful, and I need to thank India and Hyderabad for the welcome,” Bashir stated.

Pakistan can be enjoying its first World Cup warm-up match in opposition to New Zealand on the Rajiv Gandhi Worldwide Stadium on Friday, however the match can be held behind closed doorways.

“I’m conscious that followers received’t be allowed, however I’ll attempt to help the workforce in all methods, as I’ve at all times finished earlier than. India is at all times particular; aur  yahan ke awaan essential badi mohabbat hai (there may be love on this nation). I respect the choice to not permit followers, however I’ll try to see if I could be close to the stadium if attainable simply to increase my help,” he stated.

In the meantime, the flavour of Hyderabadi Biryani, together with different delicacies, has charmed the Pakistan workforce, with the town lodge catering to each want of the guests.

“It was a beautiful reception, and we’re utterly having fun with our keep. The Biryani is superior and from meals to safety, and observe services every little thing is sweet. However our focus can be on tomorrow’s match, and we want to depart with the World Cup,” a PCB supply travelling with the workforce stated.



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