Former India captain, Sachin Tendulkar has been hospitalised as a precautionary measure, six days after tested Covid positive.
He wrote on twitter “Thank you for your wishes and prayers. As a matter of abundant precaution under medical advice, I have been hospitalised. I hope to be back home in a few days. Take care and stay safe everyone.”
He had tested positive for the coronavirus infection on March 27 and was in home isolation ever since.
Besides Tendulkar, former India all-rounder Irfan Pathan, his elder brother Yusuf and S Badrinath have also announced that they have tested positive for COVID-19. They all had recently participated at the Road Safety World Series Challenge.