According to reports, Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone has tested positive for Covid-19. However, an official confirmation on the matter is yet to come.
On Tuesday, the website of IIFA tweeted, "DeepikaPadukone has tested positive for Covid-19. Get well soon, Deepika!" Also, entertainment industry follower Ramesh Bala tweeted, Actress @deepikapadukone tests positive for #Covid. Wishing her a speedy recovery."
Currently, Deepika is with her family in Bangalore. On Tuesday, Deepika's father Prakash Padukone was admitted to the hospital following a high fever. Deepika's mother Ujjala and sister Anisha too have tested positive for Coronavirus.
The actress had a line of several high-profile films for the next few months. She will be seen acting opposite her husband Ranveer Singh in "83" and also stars in a yet to be named movie along with Amitabh Bachchan and Prabhas.
Meanwhile, according to Union Health Ministry, India records 3,780 fresh Covid fatalities in a single day taking the death toll to 2,26,188, while 3,82,315 new Covid-19 cases were reported. Thus, the total number of Covid-19 cases in the country reached 2,06,65,148.