TV actor and Kasautii Zindagii Kay reboot lead, Parth Samthaan, who plays the role of Anurag Basu in the serial has tested positive for Covid-19. Now that is one epic bad news. Parth has a large fanbase and they must be praying for his speedy recovery right now. We, at Popdiaries also wish that the actor comes out of this medical emergency safe and sound.
As a result, the shooting of the show has been halted for the time being. Cast and crew members who were in close contact with the actor have been asked to undergo the necessary tests.
Hi guys ,I have tested Postive for covid 19 and I would urge and request everyone whose been with me in close promitixy over the last few days please go and get yourself tested . am in self quarantine and I thank BMC for all their support ,Please be safe and takecare !— Parth Samthaan (@LaghateParth) July 12, 2020
Parth shared this sad news of his diagnosis with his fans and followers on Twitter. he wrote, “Hi guys ,I have tested Postive for covid 19 and I would urge and request everyone whose been with me in close promitixy over the last few days please go and get yourself tested . am in self quarantine and I thank BMC for all their support ,Please be safe and takecare !,”.
Balaji Telefilms, producers of the soap opera, said in a statement, “We would like to inform various stakeholders that one of our talent from the show Kasautii Zindagii Kay has tested positive for COVID-19 and is now receiving medical attention. Our first priority is to help protect our talent, production crew and employees. We are taking all the precautions detailed in the guideline. We were and will continue following all medical protocols set by the authorities and have implemented guidelines concerning social interactions, hygiene, travel, and visits to the sets.”
Ekta Kapoor of Balaji Telefilms shared the production house’s statement on her Instagram stories and wrote, “All necessary precautions being taken, SOPs being followed. Health & safety comes first to us all at Balaji. Take care. Jai Mata Di!”