Saina, who failed to qualify for the Tokyo Games after a series of qualifiers were cancelled, has not been too active on social media.
Up to 100 per cent scholarships will be awarded to students who have the drive and talent to succeed in the sport, without compromising on their academics.
Speaking at the virtual inauguration of the High-Performance Coach Education Programme, the national badminton coach highlighted the role of coaches in Indian sports.
The world champion opens up on how she coped up with the COVID-19 induced lockdown, her reaction to the Tokyo Olympics postponement and her preparation for the upcoming Asia Cup.
Women's doubles specialist Sikki and physiotherapist Kiran George, who have been attending the national camp at the academy, are both asymptomatic.
Strict safety protocols were being followed in the camp in Hyderabad, the Sports Authority of India said.
The BAI had issued a show-cause notice to Prannoy on Friday for his outburst and given him 15 days to respond.
Prannoy had launched a scathing attack on the BAI after the federation's list of recommendations went public.
Padukone's most famous accomplishment is his victory at the All England Championships in 1980.
Dreams of a Billion: India and the Olympic Games by Boria Majumdar and Nalin Mehta published by HarperCollins India throws light on the difficult period for both Saina and Gopi.