Actor Ranbir Kapoor has tested positive for COVID-19. He is on medication and living in quarantine at home.
The Sawariya actor’s mother Neetu Kapoor confirmed the news via an Instagram post on Friday. Sharing a photo of Ranbir, she wrote, “Thank you for your concern and your good wishes. Ranbir has tested positive for Covid-19. He is on medication and recovering well.”
Neetu also stated that Ranbir has been in home quarantine, as per BMC rules, she wrote, “He is in self quarantine at home and following all precautions.”
In December last year, Neetu Kapoor had contracted the coronavirus while shooting for the upcoming film Jug Jugg Jeeyo in Chandigarh. On December 10, she took to Instagram to announce that she had the virus. The post read, “Earlier this week, I tested positive for COVID-19. All safety measures are being followed and I am thankful to the authorities for all their help and quick response. I am in self-quarantine, taking medication on my doctor’s advice and feeling better. I am so grateful for all your love and support. Please stay safe, wear a mask and keep safe distance. Take care.”
On the work front, Ranbir Kapoor has lately been busy shooting for Ayan Mukerji’s film Brahmastra alongside rumoured girlfriend Alia Bhatt. The film also stars Amitabh Bachchan, Nagarjuna Akkineni and Mouni Roy. However, it is being speculated that shoot will be temporarily stalled with the lead actor contracting Covid-19.