The novel coronavirus has also been called the ‘great equalizer,’ affecting both the wealthy and the poor, the popular and the average person. The pandemic caused havoc on the world and affected many people around the globe including Bollywood celebrities.
Here is a list of all the B-Town personalities who contracted the virus.
Since she returned from London, Singer Kanika Kapoor tested positive for coronavirus at Lucknow. The singer had opted for self-quarantine after getting discharged.
In the early hours of June 1 after a cardiac arrest, music director Wajid Khan and half of the duo Sajid-Wajid passed away. The singer had reportedly tested Covid-19 positive, and also had a kidney infection.
Veteran actor Kiran Kumar, known for movies such as ‘Vishwatma,’ ‘Patthar Ke Phool,’ ‘Dhadkan,’ ‘Mujhse Dosti Karoge,’ tested positive for Covid-19 on May 19. However, Kumar said he was asymptomatic and ‘completely fine’ was doing.
Coronavirus struck not only B-Town but also the television industry. Actor Purab Kohli, who starred ‘Hip Hip Hurray’ in the iconic ’90s show and lives with his wife Lucy Payton, daughter Inaya, and son Osian in London, took to Instagram on April 9 to announce that his family had contracted the novel coronavirus.
The Bachan Family:
Three generations of a high-profile “The Bachan” Bollywood family tested positive for Covid-19 on Sunday 12th July. The virus affects Amitabh Bachan, Abishek Bachan, Ashwariya Rai Bachan, and their daughter Aradhya Bachan. Jaya Bachan ‘s wife Amitabjh is safe.