New Delhi: Bollywood actor Rohit Saraf on Wednesday said he has tested positive for COVID-19. He shared his health update on Instagram, informing that he has been in isolation for the last four days with ‘all the possible symptoms’. The 24-year-old also requested his fans and followers to not take the virus lightly. The statement further added, “Despite the precautions, I have tested Covid positive. The virus is right here, let us not forget! Let’s NOT slack even for a moment, please. I’ve been in isolation for the past four days with all the possible symptoms and that’s why, I request all of you to please not take this lightly. Take care & stay safe (sic).”
Sharing the statement, Rohit wrote, “Please stay put unless urgent. I urge y’all to be careful for your own sake and for that of others. PS I am coping well, all things considered. My team and all the people who were in contact with me in the past 7 days have been informed and they’ve all isolated and tested themselves too (sic).” Soon Rohit shared this news online, the comments section of the post flooded with wishes and prayers for the speedy recovery of Rohit. On the Workfront, Rohit Saraf will be next seen in the second season of Netflix’s Mismatched. In the web series, the actor shares screen space with YouTuber Prajakta Koli.
Meanwhile, Covid cases in Bollywood are on a rise. Recently, several other Bollywood celebrities, including Kartik Aaryan, Manoj Bajpayee, Ranbir Kapoor and Satish Kaushik contracted the virus. Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan has tested positive for coronavirus, shared his spokesperson on Wednesday. A statement by the actor’s spokesperson read: “Mr. Aamir Khan has tested positive for Covid 19. He is at home in self quarantine, following all the protocols and he’s doing fine. All those who came in contact with him in the recent past should get themselves tested as a precautionary measure. Thank you for all your wishes and concern.”