Sachin Tendulkar tests positive for COVID-19

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Published: March 27,2021 10:47 AM
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Legendary cricketer and former India Captain Sachin Tendulkar has tested positive for coronavirus. The cricket legend took to social media to confirm the news.

March 27, 2021: Legendary cricketer and former India Captain Sachin Tendulkar has tested positive for 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.





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 news agency PTI on Saturday.



He said that he took all necessary precautions to ensure he kept Covid-19 at bay but he developed mild symptoms.



Tendulkar recently took part in the Road Safety World Series Challenge veteran's tournament in Raipur.



The Covid-19 cases have been on a surge in Maharashtra and Mumbai with over 36,000 positive cases recorded on Friday.