Legendary India cricketer Sachin Tendulkar on Saturday took to Twitter to confirm that he has tested positive for Covid-19. Sachin has ‘mild symptoms’ and has decided to quarantine himself at home as advised by the doctors.
“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,” Tendulkar tweeted.
“I’ve quarantined myself at home and am following all necessary protocols as advised by my doctors,” Sachin said.
The former India captain thanked the healthcare professionals for their constant support.
“I want to thank all the healthcare professionals who are supporting me and many others across the country,” Sachin added.
The Covid-19 cases have been on a surge in Maharashtra and Mumbai with over 36,000 positive cases recorded on Friday.