Actor Kiran Kumar tests positive for COVID-19

 thehindu.com  05/24/2020 03:11:15 

Veteran film and TV actor Kiran Kumar has tested positive for coronavirus and is currently under home quarantine. The 74-year-old actor said he is asymptomatic and is doing absolutely fine.

I am asymptomatic. On May 14, I went to the hospital for a medical check-up, where the COVID-19 test was mandatory. So I got myself tested and the result was positive. But I had no symptoms then, nor do I have any now. Theres no fever, no cough, Im fine and have self quarantined at home, Kumar told PTI.

The actor, who had featured in films like Dhadkan, Mujhse Dosti Karoge, among others, said it has been ten days since the test happened and he still hasnt developed any symptoms

My family lives on the second floor of the building and Im currently on the third floor. On May 26 or May 27, I am going to get my second test done. At the moment Im absolutely fine, he added.

As of Saturday, Maharashtra recorded total 47,190 coronavirus cases, with 1,577 death toll, according to the state health department.

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