The veteran Indian all-rounder, Suresh Raina has been active on social media during the lockdown period in India. He has made a request to the Indian people to follow all the guidelines that have been laid out by governments around the world. In his latest Twitter post, Raina has highlighted the increasing cases of child abuse and domestic violence during this period around the world.
In the tweet, Suresh Raina said, “Lockdown has taught us various ways to love & bond with our family. Though it’s disturbing to read how exponentially the no. of child abuse and domestic violence cases have grown across the world. I urge anyone who is facing violence please reach out for help & don’t shut yourself”.
Lockdown has taught us various ways to love & bond with our family. Though it’s disturbing to read how exponentially the no. of child abuse & domestic violence cases have grown around the world. I urge anyone who is facing violence please reach out for help & don’t shut yourself. pic.twitter.com/q6YsJ9pgwa
— Suresh Raina🇮🇳 (@ImRaina) May 4, 2020
The Chennai Super Kings batsman and his wife Priyanka were blessed with their second child last month. The couple also has a daughter, Gracia Raina who has born in 2016. He has been spending time with his family as all sporting activities have been suspended across the globe.
Earlier, Raina along with his CSK teammates was seen practicing for the 13th edition of the Indian Premier League in the first couple of weeks of March. However, Raina much like many other sportspersons returned home as the IPL has been postponed by the BCCI until further notice as a safety measure against the coronavirus pandemic.
Suresh Raina has been one of the finest batsmen in the IPL as in the 193 games he has managed to score 5,368 runs in the IPL with an average of 33.34 and a strike rate of 137.14. Raina, who is also a part-time bowler has scalped 25 wickets in his IPL career. IPL 2020 can be expected to take place later this year.