Updated: September 12, 2020 7:05:26 pm
Film and TV actor Himani Shivpuri has tested positive for coronavirus. The 59-year-old actor took to social media to share the news.
Shivpuri wrote on Instagram, “Gud morning this to inform you that I tested positive for Covid. Anyone who has come in contact with me kindly get yourself tested.”
In a statement, Himani Shivpuri shared that it is “scary” for her to be suffering from COVID-19. The actor added that since she is diabetic and 60 years old, she was advised to get admitted.
The statement read, “It is scary. One has to face it and identify it as COVID because I did an ad shoot but was getting the temperature, taking medicine and the fever would come down. Then I had my stomach upset. I got myself tested and it was detected positive. Since I happen to be 60 and diabetic, the doctor advised me to get admitted. Thank God I found a bed. It is my first day, but I would say that the rate at which it is spreading, always take precautions and wear masks and avoid crowded places.”
Himani Shivpuri is currently seen in &TV show Happu Ki Ultan Paltan.
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