Akshay Kumar tests coronavirus positive, writes "Back In Action Very Soon"
Mumbai : Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar on Sunday announced that he has tested positive for coronavirus and requested all people in his touch to take care and get them tested too. He also ensured fans that he will "back in action very soon."
Announcing the news on Twitter, he 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."
"I would sincerely request all those that have come in contact with me to get themselves tested and take care," he added in his tweet.
He has a big line-up of upcoming movies and is currently busy in shooting for his recently announced movie – Ram Setu. Last month, Akshay, along with his co-stars Nushratt Baruccha and Jacqueline Fernandez travelled to Ayodhya to attend a puja for the film.
Other than this, he will be seen in upcoming movies – Atrangi Re, Prithviraj, Bachchan Pandey and Raksha Bandhan.
Other Bollywood celebrities like Alia Bhatt, Ranbir Kapoor, Fatima Sana Shaikh, Kartik Aaryan, Paresh Rawal, Milind Soman also tested positive for coronavirus.