Colombo: Munaf Patel has been ruled out of the One Day leg of the tour of Sri Lanka due to a groin injury.
The lanky bowler suffered the injury during India's 6-wicket win over hosts Sri Lanka in the first ODI on January 28.
Munaf, who is now on his way back, is expected to head striaght to the National Cricket Academy in Bangalore for a medical checkup.
However, the Indian management has not named any replacements so far. India lead the five match one-dayer series 2-nil, with the third match scheduled to be played on Tuesday (February 3).