SHIMLA: Bollywood actor and BJP MP from Gurdaspur Sunny Deol has tested positive for coronavirus, he confirmed on Twitter on Wednesday.
“I am in isolation and my health is fine. I request that all of you who have come in contact with me in the last few days, please isolate yourself and get your test done,” the 64-year-old wrote.
मैंने कोरोना टेस्ट करवाया और रिपोर्ट पॉजिटिव आई है। मैं एकांतवास में हूं और मेरी तबीयत ठीक है। मेरा अनुरोध है कि आप में से जो भी लोग गत कुछ दिनों में मेरे संपर्क में आयें हैं, कृपया स्वयं को आइसोलेट कर अपनी जाँच करवाएं।— Sunny Deol (@iamsunnydeol) December 2, 2020
Deol has been staying in Kullu district for the past few days, Health Secretary Amitabh Awasthi said.
The health secretary said that according to information received from the district chief medical officer, the MP and his friends were planning to leave for Mumbai, but his Covid test result came out positive on Tuesday.
The 64-year-old Bollywood actor had undergone shoulder surgery in Mumbai and was recuperating at a farmhouse near Manali.