Cricketer says he was feeling unwell since Thursday
Former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi revealed that he has tested positive for the novel coronavirus.
“I’ve been feeling unwell since Thursday,” Afridi stated in a tweet. “My body had been aching badly. I’ve been tested and unfortunately I’m COVID positive.”
He appealed to people to pray for his recovery.
I’ve been feeling unwell since Thursday; my body had been aching badly. I’ve been tested and unfortunately I’m covid positive. Need prayers for a speedy recovery, InshaAllah #COVID19 #pandemic #hopenotout #staysafe #stayhome— Shahid Afridi (@SAfridiOfficial) June 13, 2020
The all-rounder was busy in philanthropic work during the pandemic situation which has affected millions of people in the country.
He distributed food items and rations to affected families through the Shahid Afridi Foundation.