Pant's knack of throwing away his wicket after getting starts has further made things tricky for him.
Jones, meanwhile, did not sound happy at all with the franchise's decision.
India is currently playing T20I series against Bangladesh.
Jones’ country became the first to play the day-night Test against New Zealand in Adelaide in 2015 that the hosts won by three wickets.
Rohit has led India in the absence of Kohli on quite a few occasions in the past.
Here is how the cricketers spent their day on Twitter and Instagram today.
Misbah has been handed with dual role and Dean Jones seems disappointed.
Rishabh Pant will get more chances to cement his place in the team as MS Dhoni has ruled himself out of international cricket till November.
Yuvraj Singh had said that if Pant is suppressed, one cannot get the best out of him.