Fawad Chaudhry claims that India threatened Sri Lanka players over not being able to play in the IPL. If they travelled to Pakistan for their tour later this month. Fawad Chaudhry is federal Minister for Science and Technology of Pakistan. Moreover, In a post on Twitter, Chaudhry says that Informed sports commentators told me this. He adds that this is really cheap tactic, jingoism from sports to space is something we must condemn, really cheap on the part of Indian sports authorities.
He tweets this after 10 Sri Lankan players opted out of the upcoming tour of Pakistan. Because of their security concerns. Moroever, many Pakistani cricket fans also criticise Indians on social media for this.