Tara Sutaria is the latest Bollywood celebrity to have tested positive for Covid-19, according to a report in Filmfare. Tara recently wrapped up the shoot of her upcoming movie Tadap which marks the Bollywood debut of Suniel Shetty’s son Ahan Shetty.
This comes after Manoj Bajpayee tested positive for the novel coronavirus. He is currently under home quarantine, the actor’s spokesperson said on Friday. Bajpayee’s spokesperson said the actor, who had commenced shooting for Kanu Behl-directed “Despatch” last month, was diagnosed with COVID-19 after the director got infected with it.
“Manoj Bajpayee was shooting for ‘Despatch’ film which is produced by Ronnie Screwvala and has tested COVID positive after his director got infected with it. Manoj Bajpayee is on medication and recovering well. He is in self-quarantine at home and following all precautions,” the 51-year-old actor’s spokesperson said in a statement.
Maharashtra on Thursday recorded 14,317 new coronavirus cases, the highest one-day spike this year, which took its caseload to 22,66,374.
Meanwhile, Ranbir Kapoor and Sanjay Leela Bhansali also tested positive for Covid-19 recently. Ranbir’s mother Neetu Kapoor informed his fans about the actor’s Covid-19 diagnosis and said that he is under quarantine and recovering well.