Mumbai: Veteran movie and TV actor Kiran Kumar has examined optimistic for coronavirus and is at the moment underneath residence quarantine.
The 74-year-old actor mentioned he’s asymptomatic and is doing “absolutely fine.”
“I’m asymptomatic. On Might 14, I went to the hospital for a medical check-up, the place the COVID-19 take a look at was necessary. So I bought myself examined and the outcome was optimistic.
“However I had no signs then, nor do I’ve any now. There’s no fever, no cough, I’m positive and have self quarantined at residence,” Kumar informed PTI.
The actor, who had featured in movies like “Dhadkan”, “Mujhse Dosti Karoge”, amongst others, mentioned it has been ten days for the reason that take a look at occurred and he nonetheless hasn’t developed any signs
“My family lives on the second floor of the building and I’m currently on the third floor. On May 26 or May 27, I am going to get my second test done. At the moment I’m absolutely fine,” he added.
Reportedly, Child Doll fame singer Kanika Kapoor was the primary Bollywood movie star within the nation to check optimistic for novel coronavirus.
Producer Karim Morani and his daughters Zoa Morani and Shaza Morani have been additionally contaminated by the lethal virus.
Earlier, VJ-turned-actor Purab Kohli, who’s at the moment in London, had additionally shared that he and his household noticed signs of COVID-19 and that they could be contaminated with coronavirus.
Purab had taken took to Instagram to share the well being replace together with his followers and followers.
“Hey guys, we’ve simply had a flu and given our signs our GP says we have been down with Covid 19. Fairly just like an everyday flu with a stronger cough and a sense of breathlessness.
Inaya bought it first and really delicate. A cough and a chilly for 2 days. Then Lucy bought it extra within the chest, fairly just like the cough symptom everybody has been speaking about. Then me, I bought a stable chilly for at some point which was horrid then it vanished and this irritating cough set in for three days. Three of us had solely delicate 100-101 temperatures and fatigue. Osian bought it final with a 104 fever for three nights. Additionally a runny nostril and a slight cough. His fever disappeared solely on his fifth day,” he started his prolonged submit.
The “Rock On!!” actor acknowledged that his daughter Inaya and his spouse Lucy witnessed the signs first. Later, he additionally acquired the signs, as did his son Osian.
“We were constantly in touch with the GP on the phone. Apparently everyone in London is getting it and its rampant here, and a few people we know have gotten it. Just wanted to share it with you if it helps reduce the panic a little to know someone who has had it and is fine. On Wednesday last week we were out of self imposed quarantine and are not contagious any longer,” he wrote.
(With Company Inputs)