Indian Captain Virat Kohli is slated to arrive on Monday morning at Kolkata with the other team members before their first Test against Sri Lanka beginning from next week.
“Shastri has arrived. (Ajinkya) Rahane, (Ravichandran) Ashwin, Rohit Sharma and others are slated to reach Kolkata later in the night,” the local team manager affirmed.
India defeated Sri Lanka by 9-0 in all matches prior 2017 Sri Lankan team will face off India at the Eden Gardens in three Tests, three ODIs, three T20s commencing coming Thursday.
As per the reports, Indian cricket team coach Ravi Shastri have already reached Kolkata with several players on Sunday before their first Test against Sri Lanka.
Shastri arrived at the Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport on Sunday evening whereas bowler Umesh Yadav and batsman Shikhar Dhawan reached during afternoon.
The first Test match will be held on November 16.