On the 17th of October, Tollywood actor Mr. Rajashekar along with his family tested positive for the Novel Coronavirus or COVID-19.
The news of the Kalki movie fame Mr. Rajashekar, being COVID-19 positive was confirmed through a tweet from his official Twitter handle.
The tweet read, “The news is true that Jeevitha, Kids and I have tested positive for corona and are currently being treated in the hospital. Both the kids are completely out of it, Jeevitha and I are feeling much better and will be back home soon! Thank you !”
While Mr. Rajashekar and his wife are undergoing treatment at a private hospital, their daughters Shivani and Shivatmika recovered and are under home isolation.
The Novel Coronavirus or COVID-19 infection infected many Tollywood celebrities in the past.
Some of the names include Tamannah Bhatia and S.S. Rajamouli.
Meanwhile, the deadly virus infected as many as 2.18 lakhs people in Telangana till date.
Till the 17th of October, Telangana has a total of 2,20,675 positive cases, of which 22,774 are active cases, 1,96,636 are recovered/discharged cases and 1,265 deceased cases.
The recovery rate of Telangana in terms of COVID-19 infection is at 89.10 % and fatality rate at 0.57 %.
Stay tuned for further updates.