After getting tested positive for coronavirus, Akshay Kumar has been hospitalised. The actor took to his social media pages and confirmed it. He wrote, “Thank you, everyone, for all your warm wishes and prayers, they seem to be working. I am doing fine, but as a precautionary measure under medical advice, I have been hospitalised. I hope to be back home soon. Take care.”
As per a report in The Times of India, Akshay has been admitted to Hiranandani Hospital in Powai. The actor was taken to the hospital at 5 pm on Sunday, soon after he was tested positive for coronavirus.
Meanwhile, check out his tweet below:
While sharing about being COVID-19 positive, Akshay wrote on his social media pages, “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!”
Akshay was shooting for his forthcoming film Ram Setu in Mumbai. Now as per a report in Indian Express around 45 crew members from the film unit have been tested positive for coronavirus.
BN Tiwari, the President of Federation of Western India Cine Employees (FWICE) told the portal, “It’s quite unfortunate that so many people tested positive at one go. While most were junior artists, a few from Akshay Kumar’s team also tested positive for COVID-19. They have all been quarantined and provided medical attention. With Akshay also in quarantine, the shoot has been suspended as of now.”