Chetan Chauhan tests positive for coronavirus, family members also undergo tests


Former India cricketer Chetan Chauhan has tested positive for Covid-19.


Chauhan was tested for Covid-19 on Friday.


Chetan Pratap Singh Chauhan is a former cricketer who played 40 Test matches for India. He played Ranji Trophy for Maharashtra and Delhi. He played most of his international cricket in the late 1970s and was the regular opening partner of Sunil Gavaskar during that period. Chetan Chauhan was appointed as Chairman of NIFT (National Institute of Fashion Technology) from June 2016 to June 2017. 


Chauhan's family members are also going to undergo tests for Covid-19, they have been put under home quarantine for the moment. Chauhan has been admitted to the Sanjay Gandhi PGI hospital in Lucknow.


10 players of the Pakistan cricket team had also tested positive for Covid-19 before their departure for the tour of England last month.