India last played South Africa in a T20I series in 2019, when the Proteas toured the country

It was a three-match series but the first match in Dharamshala was abandoned because of rain

India won the second game comfortably by seven wickets. Skipper Virat Kohli hit an unbeaten 72 in 52 balls to give India the win

But the hosts lost the second
and final game of the series 

The series ended in a 1-1 draw.