Mohammed Siraj decides to do "national duty", declines to leave Aus for father's last rites

In an extraordinary call to serve the nation through his talent, pacer Mohammed Siraj declined BCCI's offer to fly back home from Australia after his father demise in India. His father passed away on Friday due to lung ailment. BCCI secretary Jay Shah on Saturday said that pacer Mohammed Siraj, who has lost his father, was given the option of flying back home to be with his grieving family but he decided to stay back in Australia for "national duty".