The 33-year-old, who also represents Mumbai Indians in the IPL, is the latest player to join the list of foreign players who left the ongoing PSL amid concerns over the affliction.
Coronavirus pandemic: English cricketers playing in Pakistan Super League to return home immediately due to virus threat
Several top players from England including Moeen Ali, James Vince, Samit Patel, Liam Dawson, Alex Hales, David Malan, Chris Jordan, Jason Roy, Tymal Mills, Tom Banton are taking part in the PSL
The MCC will play two PSL teams Lahore Qalandars and Multan Sultans in the T20 format and will also face Pakistan's domestic T20 champions Northern.
Liam Dawson, England bowler, World Cup 2019 Player Full Profile: Crafty spinner and utility batsman, Dawson lends depth to English squad
Dawson is a clever spinner who can out-think batsmen, he is a very good fielder inside and outside of the circle and he can score important runs.
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Michael Vaughan says upcoming tournament is England's best opportunity to win maiden title
Former England captain Michael Vaughan also termed the current 15-man World Cup squad of Eoin Morgan and Co as the best he has ever seen.
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Jofra Archer pips David Willey in England's squad; Liam Dawson, James Vince find place as well
Archer edged out left-arm quick David Willey, a veteran of 46 ODIs, after both pacemen featured during England's 4-0 series win at home to Pakistan
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: England captain Eoin Morgan's preference to be considered to finalise hosts' 15-man squad, says Trevor Bayliss
The final places in England's World Cup squad could come down to the personal preference of white-ball captain Eoin Morgan, according to coach Trevor Bayliss.
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Chris Woakes glad repsonibility to pick England squad for showpiece event not his responsibility
Chris Woakes said England's players faced a nervous wait as the countdown to the announcement of the World Cup squad entered its final phase.
Sri Lanka vs England: Kusal Perera ruled out of remaining ODIs; Joe Denly included in visitors' squad after Liam Dawson flies home
Sri Lanka's middle order batsman Kusal Perera will skip the three remaining one-day matches against England, while visiting all-rounder Liam Dawson has been ruled out of the entire tournament, officials said.
Sri Lanka vs England: Lasith Malinga's consistent performances instill confidence in team's bowling as 2019 World Cup looms
Differences between senior fast bowler Lasith Malinga and Sri Lanka Cricket meant that the veteran was going to fade away without even a farewell game. But Malinga decided to bury the hatchet and has returned to international cricket fitter and hungrier.
Sri Lanka vs England: Incessant rain washes out 1st ODI after visitors hand debuts to Olly Stone, Liam Dawson
England's first one-day international in Sri Lanka was abandoned on Wednesday after several hours of monsoon rain in Dambulla.
Sri Lanka vs England: Ben Stokes, Alex Hales called up despite being charged with bringing cricket into disrepute
The English duo of Ben Stokes and Alex Hales have received call ups for England's tour of Sri Lanka next month, despite being involved in a fight outside a Bristol nightclub in 2017.
Left-handed opener Nick Gubbins anchored the innings to perfection with an unbeaten 128 as Lions chased down a modest target of 233 in only 41.5 overs.
The two-run margin was not enough to save an England side who had lost all their previous games in the competition, and needed to win by 20 runs to overtake New Zealand on overall run-rate
Trans-Tasman T20 Tri-Series: David Willey stars in England's eight-wicket win over Prime Minister's XI
David Willey slammed five consecutive sixes off one Nathan Lyon over to spearhead England to a convincing eight-wicket win over the Prime Minister's XI in a Twenty20 match in Canberra on Friday.
Pakistan's Shahid Afridi blasted 101 in only 43 balls to inspire Hampshire's 101-run victory at Derbyshire in the Twenty20 Blast quarter-finals on Tuesday.
England captain Joe Root said new leg spinner Mason Crane was typical of the modern cricketer who feels at ease in switching between the many formats of the game.
England vs South Africa: Moeen Ali credits 'amazing' Saqlain Mushtaq for record-breaking show in Test series
Moeen Ali has paid tribute to the "amazing" Saqlain Mushtaq for his role in helping the England all-rounder enjoy a record-breaking Test series against South Africa.
England vs South Africa: Steven Finn retained in squad after Mark Wood's ouster from 4th Test due to injury
Hampshire left-arm spinner Liam Dawson, who did not play at The Oval after featuring in the first two Tests, was also retained in England's 13-man squad.
Essex batsman Tom Westley is in line to make his England debut at number three in next week's third Test against South Africa at The Oval, the England and Wales Cricket Board announced on Thursday.