Indian table tennis star Manika Batra, on Friday, said meditation, workouts and reading books are some activities which are keeping her occupied during the nationwide lockdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
“This situation is very unsual for everyone so I’m sure it must be affecting mentally in different ways but we have to stay positive & hopeful,” the paddler wrote during a Twitter Q&A session when asked regarding how the shutdown was mentally affecting sportspersons.
The Tokyo Olympics (now postponed to 2021) and almost all other major sporting events took a hit after coronavirus shredded the global sporting calendar. Manika agreed that coming to terms with daily tasks would be difficult when normalcy is restored.
“It will be difficult for everyone to comeback to a normal life. Its just a matter of time…But with positive approach and hope to do something we will make a stong…