Veteran Indian doubles tennis participant Sania Mirza on Monday revealed that she had contracted coronavirus originally of the New 12 months — 2021.
The tennis star, in a submit on Instagram, stated she had contracted COVID-19. Nonetheless, she is now “healthy and absolutely fine”.
Sharing her expertise through the COVID-19 interval, she stated: “I was lucky to not have any major symptoms for the most part of it, but I was in isolation and the toughest part was to stay away from my 2-year-old and family.”
The tennis star stated that she couldn’t even think about what individuals and their households had been going by way of when their family members are sick, in hospital — on their own and by themselves.
“It was scary as you aren’t very sure what to expect and hear so many different things and stories […] you get a new symptom every day and the uncertainty of it is extremely hard to deal with not just physically but mentally and emotionally as well,” she stated.
Moreover, she stated that she was lucky to be “more or less OK” all through all of it; nonetheless, being away from her household was the scariest factor for her — to not know when she may see them once more.
Stressing that the virus was no joke, she stated that she had contracted it regardless of taking all of the precautions that she may.
“We must do everything we can to protect our friends and family […] wear your masks, wash your hands, and protect yourself and your loved ones,” she stated.
“We are in this fight together,” Mirza added.