Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar said he has tested positive for Covid-19 on Saturday following mild symptoms.

Tendulkar shared that he has quarantined himself at home with necessary safety measures. His family members have been reported negative to the infection.

The coronavirus infections are on the rise, speedily, in the populous country in recent days. In big cities like Mumbai, of which Tendulkar is a resident, the resurgence is high.

Until Saturday, India has recorded a total of 11,908,910 Covid-19 cases and 161,240 fatalities.