Former Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar has been admitted to hospital, Reuters reports.
He was diagnosed with Covid 19 last Monday.
He has been admitted to the hospital due to an exacerbation of his condition.
He also captained the winning Indian team in the recently concluded World Veterans Cricket Tournament.
So far it has been confirmed that four players in the team have contracted Covid 19 disease.
He states he decided to stay in the hospital as a precautionary measure and hopes to be able to return home in a few days.
He was releasing a message on his Twitter account. (Global Times)