April 17 : The number of active COVID-19 cases has been massively increasing in the country, with the surge quite high in Maharashtra. The state has also been put under a lockdown situation with Section 144 clamped in it. Yet, almost every day, Bollywood celebrities are contacting the virus—from actors, filmmakers to production people, and now celebrity fashion designer Manish Malhotra has tested positive with the virus.
The ace designer took to his Instagram handle and confirmed the news, and said that he is under home quarantine. Manish shared an image of a positive sign and wrote, “I have tested positive for COVID 19. I have immediately isolated myself and will be under home quarantine. I am following all safety protocols under the advice of my doctors. Please stay safe & take care.”
As soon as the designer shared the news, good wishes and prayers for his speedy recovery started pouring from his fans, followers as well as his fellow industry friends.
Meanwhile, actor Sumeet Vyas has also tested positive for COVID-19. Sumeet also shared a post on his Instagram handle and said he has tested positive and is currently under home quarantine. Sumeet has very negligible symptoms, but he has urged people who have come in contact with him to get tested as a precaution.
Sumeet, who starred in web series Tripling and films like Veere Di Wedding, wrote on Instagram, “Hello. So I have tested positive for COVID-19. I’m taking all the necessary precautions, taking medications prescribed by my doctor and putting myself under home quarantine. Although I have very mild to negligible symptoms, but I’d request anyone who’s come in contact with me in the last few days to get themselves tested. Stay safe and see you on the other side… Soon.”
Sumeet’s friends from the industry, like Sunil Grover, Kubbra Sait, Saqib Saleem, Goldie Behl and others, wished him speedy recovery in the comments section.
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