Sachin Tendulkar is the latest personality to contract the virus with the second wave hitting India hard. The former cricketer revealed on Saturday morning that he has tested positive for the virus through a post on Twitter.
As advised by the doctors, he is currently advocating the quarantine period at home and is experiencing mild symptoms. "I have been testing myself and taking all the recommended precautions to ensure Covid is kept at bat. However, I've tested positive today following mild symptoms. All other at home have tested negative," Tendulkar wrote.
He also proceeded to thank all the healthcare professionals for their help and constant support..
"I want to thank all the healthcare professionals who are supporting me and many others across the country," Sachin added.
The Little Master had recently led the India Legends to victory in the Road Safety Series and had also pulled a prank on the medical staff who were taking his sample during the tournament.
He had scored 223 in 7 matches in the Road Safety World Series with a high score of 65, and was integral in India's win in the tournament along with fellow batsmen Yuvraj Singh and Virender Sehwag notably.
The state of Maharashtra has seen a rapid surge in the number of cases which has forced the Chief Minister to enforce a night curfew from Sunday onwards.
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