After Prosenjit, now Swastika Mukherjee contracts COVID
Published: 05:10 PM, 13 January 2022 Updated: 05:11 PM, 13 January 2022
Swastika Mukherjee; Photo: Collected
After India’s Bengali actor Prosenjit Chatterjee has tested positive for Covid-19, now another most popular India’s Bengali actress Swastika Mukherjee has also contracted the virus.
They shared the news on thier social handle on Wednesday.
Swastika Mukherjee informed on Twitter that she was tested positive for the virus. She wrote jokingly, “Heard those who still not contracted are the distasted by the death. Now, I am no longer be on the list.”
Meanwhile, Prosenjit Chatterjee wrote on Instagram, “Unfortunately, I have tested positive for Covid-19. After consulting with my doctor, I’m currently in home isolation and hoping for a speedy recovery.”
The actor’s manager Oindrilla Sen said: “He had mild fever on Tuesday. So, we did not take any risk and got him tested on Wednesday morning. The positive report came in three hours later. He is at home and is constantly in touch with the doctors. Regular medicines for fever and vitamins are on.”
Prosenjit has currently not been shooting for any film. “He last shot on December 31. That was for ‘Aay Khuku Aaye’. After that, he has not shot for anything and has been at home constantly. Everybody at home is doing fine,” Oindrilla added.
Covid-19 and its new strain, Omicron, has rapidly spread in the new year. In the last hours, the virus contracted around 2.5 lakh people, among these, stars who are nearly 50-years-old are infected more by the Covid-19.