COVID in Bollywood: Deepika Padukone Tests Positive After Her Family Members

After her family members, Deepika Padukone has also tested positive for coronavirus. We wish speedy recovery for the Padukone's.

Chanchal Sengar
Written by: Chanchal SengarUpdated at: May 05, 2021 10:07 IST
COVID in Bollywood: Deepika Padukone Tests Positive After Her Family Members

The covid wave has hit Bollywood hard and so many actor-actresses have got down with covid-19. The latest buzz is that ace actress Deepika Padukone has also contracted the virus. The news came after her family including her father, mother and sister tested positive. Her father and badminton coach Prakash Padukone was hospitalised after complaining of a prolonged fever. However, there is no official confirmation from Deepika’s side on her covid-positive status.

Deepika Padukone Tested Positive for COVID-19

Viral Bhayani, the well-known paparazzo shared a post informing that Deepika Padukone has tested positive.

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Earlier in the day, different portals shared the news that Deepika’s father, mother and sister have contracted coronavirus. While her father is admitted to a hospital, her mother and sister Anisha are in home isolation. Deepika is said to be in Bangalore with her family for quite a time now and probably that’s how she also fell prey to this lethal virus. But we are waiting for official confirmation from Deepika’s side.

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Celebrities with Covid

A couple of weeks back, myriad B-town and television industry celebrities got infected with coronavirus and some actors even succumbed to the virus. Recently, Bikramjeet Kanwarpal died after battling the virus. Several actors are fighting for life in the hospital including Aniruddh Dave who was shooting in Bhopal where he got infected and later admitted to the ICU due to complications. Randhir Kapoor, son of the Kapoor clan and father to Karisma and Kareena Kapoor was also hospitalised. He is now out of the ICU and recovering. Famous Bollywood critic and journalist Rajeev Masand was also critical but thankfully he is now responding to Proning and is towards recovery. Bigg Boss 14 winner Rubina Dilaik has also tested positive. The list is long as the virus is grappling the nation and people are testing positive despite getting vaccinated.

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We wish everybody who has contracted this lethal virus a speedy recovery. Besides, Onlymyhealth also urges everyone who has recovered from COVID-19 to donate their plasma as this can save lives. Just by taking this small step, you can contribute to the fight against coronavirus and reduce the death rate. It is important that people now come forward and help those in need. Also, get yourself vaccinated as this can also break the transmission chain and defeat the virus.

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