Taking to Twitter, Sanjay Jha said he was asymptomatic. “I have tested positive for Covid-19. As I am asymptomatic I am in home quarantine for the next 10-12 days. Please don’t underestimate transmission risks, we are all vulnerable,” he said.
His tweet came on a day India reported 6,088 new Covid-19 cases, the second biggest single-day surge in a week, in the last 24 hours, taking the tally to 118,447.
There were 66,330 active cases of the respiratory disease in the country and 3,583 people succumbed so far, the Union Health Ministry said on Friday morning. (Inputs: Agencies, NGB)