Bhumi Pednekar and Vicky Kaushal have become the latest Bollywood stars to test positive for coronavirus.
A slew of Indian film and television actors have contracted the virus over the last few days including Akshay Kumar, Govinda, Rajan Shahi and Rupali Ganguly. Kartik Aaryan, who was also suffering, has recovered from the disease.
Meanwhile, his ‘Pati Patni Aur Woh’ co-star, Bhumi Pednekar has confirmed on social media that she is quarantining now. She said, “I have tested positive for Covid-19. As of today, I have mild symptomsbut am feeling ok and have isolated myself. I am following the protocol given by my doctor and health professionals. If you have been in contact with me, request you to please get tested immediately.”
“Steam, Vit – C, Food and a Happy Mood are my go-to 🙂 Please don’t take the current situation lightly, even though I followed utmost precaution and care I’ve contracted it. Wear a mask, keep washing your hands, maintain social distancing and be mindful of your general behaviour,” the statement added.
Kaushal also confirmed his status. He said, “Inspite of all care and precautions, unfortunately, I have tested positive for COVID-19. Following all essential protocols, I am under home quarantine, taking medication as prescribed by my doctor. I request all those who came in contact with me to immediately get tested. Take care and stay safe.”