Mumbai: Bollywood actors Govinda and Akshay Kumar tested positive for COVID-19. Govinda is currently under home quarantine and under able medical guidance.
Govind tested positive on Sunday morning and urged everyone who came in contact with him recently to get themselves tested.
“I have been testing myself and taking all the necessary precautions to keep the coronavirus away. However, I tested positive today following mild symptoms. All others at home have tested negative. Sunita (wife) has just recovered from Covid-19 a couple of weeks back,” Govinda was quoted as saying by news agency IANS.
“I am under home quarantine and under able medical guidance. I request everyone to please follow all the necessary precautions and please take care,” he added.
Earlier on Sunday, Akshay Kumar also updated his fans that he has tested positive for the virus.
Confirming the news on Twitter on Sunday, the superstar wrote, “I wish to inform everyone that, earlier this morning, I have tested positive for COVID-19. Following all the protocols, I have immediately isolated myself. I’m under home quarantine and have sought necessary medical care.”