Mumbai, July 12
TV star Parth Samthaan of “Kasautii Zindagii Kay” fame on Sunday mentioned he has examined optimistic for the novel coronavirus.
Samthaan, who performs the main man Anurag Basu within the Ekta Kapoor-produced present, mentioned he had “mild symptoms” for COVID-19 following which he determined to get examined.
“I have been tested positive for COVID-19… Hence I would urge and request everyone whose been with me in close proximity over the last few days please go and get yourself tested,” he wrote on Instagram.
The 29-year-old actor mentioned he’s now beneath self-quarantine and is in contact with the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC).
“The BMC has regularly been in touch and with the doctors guidance. I am in self quarantine and I am grateful to them for all their support. Please be safe and take care,” he added.
The solid of “Kasautii Zindagii Kay” resumed taking pictures in June after a hiatus of over three months as a result of pandemic-induced lockdown.
Without naming Samthaan, Kapoor’s manufacturing home Balaji Telefilms additionally launched an announcement, saying a expertise from the present has examined optimistic for COVID-19.
“We would like to inform various stakeholders that one of our talents from the show ‘Kasautii Zindagii Kay’ has tested positive for COVID-19 and is now receiving medical attention. Our first priority is to help protect our talent, production crew and employees,” a spokesperson for the banner mentioned in an announcement.
The makers are taking essential precautions to forestall the unfold of the coronavirus, they mentioned.
“We are taking all the precautions detailed in the guideline. We were and will continue following all medical protocols set by the authorities and have implemented guidelines concerning social interactions, hygiene, travel and visits to the sets,” the spokesperson added.
Recently, Samthaan opened up about coping with moments of unhappiness and melancholy through the lockdown on social media. PTI