Gambhir goes into self-isolation after COVID-19 case at home

Former India opener Gautam Gambhir has gone into self-isolation, awaiting his own COVID-19 test result, after ‘someone’ at his home contracted the virus.

Gautam Gambhir is based in Delhi and is also a Member of Parliament.   -  Getty Images

Former India opener Gautam Gambhir has gone into self-isolation, awaiting a COVID-19 test result, after revealing that someone at his home has contracted the virus.

The World Cup-winning former batsman is currently a Lok Sabha MP from East Delhi.

“Due to a case at home, I have been in isolation awaiting my COVID test result. Urge everyone to follow all guidelines & not take this lightly. Stay safe!“,” Gambhir tweeted.

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Delhi recorded over 6,700 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday, pushing the infection tally in the city to over 4.16 lakh with 66 more fatalities, the highest in around four months.

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