On Saturday, Team India held a training session in a packed Barabati Stadium in Cuttack.
Acknowledging the massive crowd at the venue, the BCCI tweeted, "Match day feels on a non-match day. A packed stadium here in Cuttack to watch #TeamIndia train."
Meanwhile, elaborate security arrangements have been put in place by Odisha Police for the second T20I. Over 80 platoons of police force have been deployed in Cuttack and Bhubaneswar to ensure smooth conduct of the match, sources said.
South Africa is leading the series 1-0. India, on the other hand, will look to level the series heading into the second T20I.