Vinesh Phogat tests positive for COVID-19

Vinesh Phogat, Indian woman wrestler, took to Twitter to reveal that she has tested positive for the coronavirus. The Asian Games gold medallist said that she has isolated herself at home.

"I have tested positive for COVID-19. I am currently showing no symptoms but have isolated myself. All my family members are also isolating. I would request everyone who has come in contact with me recently to get tested. Stay safe everyone! Thank you," Vinesh tweeted.

The wrestler was also named as one of the five sports personalities who will receive the prestigious Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award.

 

 

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