Mumbai: Legendary cricketer and former India captain Sachin Tendulkar have tested positive for the novel coronavirus. The cricket legend took to social media to confirm the news.
He is currently in-home isolation; the legendary cricketer has said in a message on social media. Sachin Tendulkar shares his health update. Tendulkar is one of the biggest names to have tested positive for the virus in recent times.
“Sachin has got himself tested and the report has come out positive. He has isolated himself and is following all the necessary protocols,” a source close to the family told media on Saturday. The Covid-19 cases have been on a surge in Maharashtra and Mumbai with over 36,000 positive cases recorded on Friday.
Tendulkar recently took part in the Road Safety World Series Challenge veteran’s tournament in Raipur. Tendulkar said that he took all necessary precautions to ensure he kept Covid-19 at bay but he developed mild symptoms.