There seems to be a COVID-19 crisis in the Bollywood industry as various artists are contracting the virus. After Alia Bhatt announced her test results and said she tested positive for COVID-19, Akshay Kumar is the next victim of this virus. On Sunday morning, Akshay took to his social media handle to release a statement.
"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. I would sincerely request all those that have come in contact with me to get themselves tested and take care. Back in action very soon," he wrote. As soon as the actor shared the post, wishes came pouring in from all his fans and loved ones.
The Khiladi actor was shooting for his film Ram Setu with Jacqueline Fernandes and Nushrratt Barrucha. He had recently unveiled his first look from the film and fans were quite excited for the same. And now that Akshay has been tested positive, there must be awaiting results for Nushrratt and Jacqueline as well. Before Akshay Kumar and Alia Bhatt, Kartik Aaryan, Ranbir Kapoor, Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Bappi Lahiri, Fatima Sana Sheikh had contracted the virus too