Akshay Kumar Testing Corona Positive: Superstar Akshay Kumar has been hospitalized on Monday (April 5) as a precautionary measure, after testing COVID-19 positive on Sunday (April 4).
Sharing his health update through his Twitter account, the actor 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.”
— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) April 5, 2021
The actor was shooting for his upcoming film Ram Setu along with Jacqueline Fernandez and Nushrratt Bharuccha. The medical details about the actresses are yet to be received. But reportedly, 45 out of 100 junior artists have tested positive for coronavirus. All of them have been quarantined.
FWICE (Federation of Western India Cine Employees) General Secretary Ashok Dubey shared that all of the team members were taking full precautions while they were shooting. He also informed that the shoot may take a week or two to resume. Ram Setu has been co-produced by Cape Good Films, Abundantia, Entertainment, Lyca Films, and Prime Video.