On the 9th of November, Tollywood megastar Chiranjeevi tested positive for the Novel Coronavirus or COVID-19.
Mr. Chiranjeevi in a tweet announced himself being positive for the deadly virus.
The 65 year old actor took a COVID-19 test before he resumed shooting for his upcoming film Acharya, and then resulted positive for the virus.
Mr. Chiranjeevi said, “I am currently asymptomatic & quarantining myself at home. Request all those who met me in the last 5 few days to also undergo covid tests. Will update you on my recovery soon.”
The megastar requested people who came in his contact in the past 5 days to undergo a COVID-19 test.
Soon the news of Chiranjeevi being COVID-19 positive broke out, social media platforms like Twitter, Instagram and Facebook flooded with get well soon and speedy recovery messages.
Fans and co stars of the veteran Tollywood actor Chiranjeevi in several tweets and posts wished for his speedy recovery.
Written and directed by Koratala Siva, Acharya is a story of a communist ideologue and revolves around his struggles.
The movie has Chiranjeevi and Kajal Aggarwal as lead actors and is being produced under Ram Charan’s Konidela Productions Company.
Stay tuned for further updates.