Nine-year-old Vighnaj Prejith's drives with back and across movement are being discussed in the media as a sign of India's batting talent depth.
Badale said finding space on the calendar would be the biggest obstacle with India set to host the T20 World Cup in October.
He was 42 and was battling the infection for the past few days.
"The moment we heard that, when players are testing positive, inside the bubble, then everyone starts asking questions. The alarm bells definitely started going off for all of us," said the Rajasthan Royals all-rounder.
Even a change in captaincy couldn't bring in luck for SRH as they went down by 55 runs.
The defending champions reached the target of 172 with nine balls to spare.
A few days back, Australian and Kolkata Knight Riders pacer Pat Cummins had donated $50,000 to purchase oxygen supplies for Indian hospitals.
It was the second win of the season for the Royals from five matches while KKR have managed to get just one win under their belt.
Archer's absence dealt a major blow to Royals who also had England's Ben Stokes ruled out for the season after the all-rounder broke his finger in their opening match.
The former Indian captain said that Sanju has to lead from the front with the bat for Royals.