Legendary batsman and former Indian skipper Sachin Tendulkar has tested positive for COVID-19. The cricket icon shared this news on social media and revealed that he has ‘mild symptoms’. Tendulkar also added that all others at home have tested negative.
The cricketer issued an official statement that read, “I have been testing myself and taking all the recommended precautions to ensure Covid is kept at bay. However, I’ve tested positive today following mild symptoms. All others at home have tested negative.”
He further wrote, “I’ve quarantined myself at home and am following all the necessary protocols as advised by my doctors. I want to thank all the healthcare professionals who are supporting me and many others across the country. Take care all of you.”
Bollywood actor Abhishek Bachchan was one of the celebrities who reacted to Sachin’s COVID-19 diagnosis and wished him a speedy recovery.