As the director-producer celebrates his birthday today, he releases an official statement saying that two of his household staff test positive for COVID-19. In the statement, he wrote, "I'd like to inform you that two members of our household staff have tested positive for COVID-19. As soon as the symptoms were detected, they were put under quarantine in a section of our building. The BMC was informed immediately, and the building has been fumigated and sterilised by them as per the norms."
He further wrote, "The rest of us in the family and the staff are all safe and display no symptoms. We have all taken the swab test this morning and have tested negative, but will remain in self-isolation for the next 14 days for the safety of everyone around us. We stand by our commitment to safeguard everyone and have ensured that all measures prescribed by the authorities have been strictly adhered to. We will also ensure that the best treatment and care is provided to them during the illness, and we're sure that they will be fighting fit soon!"
Before this, two house helpers of Boney Kapoor were also infected with the virus. The filmmaker also released a statement saying that the rest of the housemates are safe and healthy and they have quarantined themselves safely. Meanwhile, the total number of cases in the country have crossed one lakh and thirty thousand. There has been a rising number of cases every day with no sigh of relief in the near future.