Tendulkar, celebrating his forty eighth birthday on Saturday, examined constructive for the virus on March 27 and had to be briefly hospitalised right here as a precautionary measure.
“I would like to give a message, which the doctors have told me to give. Last year, I had inaugurated a plasma donation centre and their message, if plasma is given at the right time, patients can recover faster,” Tendulkar stated in a video posted on his twitter deal with.
“I personally, when permissible, will donate it and I have spoken to the doctors,” he added.
Tendulkar had been in dwelling isolation after he was discharged from hospital on April 8.
A donor shouldn’t have any signs of the an infection for not less than 14 days prior to plasma donation.
The legendary right-handed batsman appealed to individuals who have recovered from COVID-19 to donate their plasma, to assist the others.
“And you all, who’ve recovered from COVID-19, seek the advice of your physician and when permissible, please donate blood, it may well cut back a number of issues.
“We know what problems our family members, friends have, till we are unwell,” added the long-lasting participant.
Usually, the donated plasma from COVID recovered sufferers is used for remedy of the sufferers who’re constructive for the virus.
Tendulkar additionally thanked the medical doctors for conserving him in a constructive way of thinking throughout his remedy.
“…thanks so very a lot in your birthday needs. It’s really made my day. Last month has been a troublesome month for me. I used to be examined constructive and had to be remoted for 21 days.
“Your prayers and good wishes, my family’s prayers and good wishes, friends, last but not the least, all the doctors and the staff with them, they kept me in a positive frame of mind and helped me recover. A big thank you to all of you,” he stated.