KARACHI, Pakistan: The former Pakistan Captain Shahid Afridi has been tested positive for the Coronavirus (COVID-19).
In a message on Saturday, the star all-rounder said that he had been feeling unwell since Thursday; therefore, he tested himself for the virus which unfortunately turned out to be positive.
Shahid Afridi has appealed his followers to pray for his speedy 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 40-year-old Cricketer, who has though bid adieu to the International Cricket but still features in T20 leagues including in Pakistan Super League (PSL), has recently been very proactive in helping the Coronavirus-affected people throughout the Country under his foundation.
Shahid Afridi himself reached remote areas across the County and run a ‘Ration Drive’ to provide food and supplies to underprivileged households.