[caption id="attachment_890430" align="alignnone" width="628"]<img class="size-full wp-image-890430" src="https://www.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/Sri-Lanka_AFP.jpg" alt="" width="628" height="351" /> Sri Lanka are scheduled to play three ODIs and three T20Is against Pakistan in Pakistan. @AFP[/caption] <p></p> <p></p><a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/teams/sri-lanka/news/">Sri Lanka</a>'s tour of <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/teams/pakistan/">Pakistan</a> is in doubt after the <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/slc">Sri Lanka Cricket</a> (SLC) on Wednesday sought government's assistance to reassess the security situation in Pakistan. <p></p> <p></p>Ten Sri Lanka players - <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/Lasith-Malinga/news">Lasith Malinga</a>, <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/angelo-mathews/news">Angelo Mathews</a>, <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/dinesh-chandimal/news">Dinesh Chandimal,</a> <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/Dimuth-Karunaratne/news">Dimuth Karunaratne, </a>Niroshan Dickwella, Kusal Perera, Dhananjaya De Silva, <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/Thisara-Perera/news">Thisara Perera</a>, Akila Dhananjaya and <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/Suranga-Lakmal/news">Suranga Lakmal</a> - on Monday decided to give the series, which includes three T20Is and three ODIs, a miss due to security reasons. <p></p> <p></p>"Sri Lanka Cricket today sought the assistance of the Sri Lankan Government to conduct a Reassessment of the security situation in Pakistan ahead of the National Team s planned tour to Pakistan," said SLC in a media release. <p></p> <p></p><strong><a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/series/sri-lanka-in-pakistan-2019-201214/news/">PAKISTAN VS SRI LANKA 2019 | LATEST NEWS</a></strong> <p></p> <p></p>"The decision was taken following a warning the SLC received from the Prime Minister s Office, sent via the Ministry of Telecommunication, Foreign Employment and Sports," added SLC. <p></p> <p></p>While Karachi and Lahore host the ODI and T20I series respectively, Sri Lanka are scheduled to travel to Pakistan for a Test series that will be part of the World Test Championship. <p></p> <p></p>"Accordingly, the warning highlights that the Prime Minister s Office has received reliable information of a possible terrorist threat on the Sri Lankan team, while touring Pakistan," said SLC. <p></p> <p></p><strong>ALSO READ: <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/news/pakistan-vs-sri-lanka-2019-lahiru-thirimanne-named-sri-lanka-odi-captain-for-pakistan-tour-dasun-shanaka-to-lead-t20i-side-890364">Lahiru Thirimanne named Sri Lanka ODI captain for Pakistan tour, Dasun Shanaka to lead T20I side</a></strong> <p></p> <p></p>"Hence, SLC has been advised to take extreme care, and reassess the situation, before embarking on the said tour," concluded SLC. <p></p> <p></p>Following ten Sri Lankan players opted out of the tour on Monday, Pakistan's Science and Technology Minister Fawad Hussain Chaudhry on Tuesday claimed that India was responsible for the development. <p></p> <p></p> Informed sports commentators told me that India threatened SL players that they will be ousted from IPL if they don t refuse Pak visit, this is really cheap tactic, jingoism from sports to space is something we must condemn, really cheap on the part of Indian sports authorities, Chaudhry had tweeted.