Akshay Kumar, Bappi Lahiri and R Madhavan test negative for COVID-19; Vivek Oberoi takes first dose of vaccine


The second phase of coronavirus outbreak has been wreaking havoc across the country. Several of our Bollywood celebs have been infected. However, here is some good news related to Covid-19 and our B-town celebs. Read on to know more.

Akshay Kumar comes back home after testing negative for COVID-19, wife Twinkle Khanna welcomes with a funny post

Akshay Kumar, who tested positive for coronavirus recently and was admitted in the Hiranandani hospital in Mumbai as a safety measure has returned home after testing negative for the infection. Akshay’s wife Twinkle Khanna took to social media to announce the news with a funny caption and photo. Sharing an animated picture of themselves, she wrote, “Safe and sound and good to have him back around. #allizwell.”

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Bappi Lahiri returns home from hospital after recovering from coronavirus

Veteran music composer Bappi Lahiri on Sunday took to his social media to announce that he has recovered from coronavirus and returned home after being hospitalized for a few weeks. The 68-year-old singer and music director shared the news in an Instagram post. He wrote, “With the blessings of almighty and my loved ones I am back home. A special thank you to the doctors, Nurses and staff of #breachcandyhospital. Thank you all for the prayers and good wishes #covidwarriors.” The veteran singer was admitted to the Breach Candy Hospital here earlier this month as a precautionary measure after he was detected with "mild COVID symptoms”. Lahiri expressed gratitude towards the healthcare staff of the hospital as well as his fans who had wished him speedy recovery.

R Madhavan and family test negative for COVID-19

R Madhavan, who had contacted COVID-19 last month has tested negative in his latest report. Madhavan shared the good news with his fans on social media and tweeted that he and his family members including ‘Amma’ have tested negative for coronavirus. However, they have still decided to follow precautionary measures for a few more days. Thanking well-wishers for all the love and support, Madhavan tweeted: "Thank you all for the concern and prayers. All at home including Amma have tested COVID-19 negative again. Although we have crossed the infection stage we are all taking utmost care, precautions and following protocol even at home. God's grace we are all fit and fine now."

Vivek Oberoi takes first dose of COVID-19 vaccine


A post shared by Vivek Oberoi (@vivekoberoi)

Vivek Oberoi on Saturday took his first dose of Covid-19 prevention vaccine at a hospital in the city. The 44-year-old actor shared a video the vaccination and encouraged others to go for the vaccine. Sharing a video where he can be seen taking the vaccine, he wrote, “First dose of Covid-19 vaccine. A big thank you and my warmest appreciation to all the frontline workers, our #Warriors for taking up this entire process seamlessly with utmost care. I would request everyone to not delay their safety and please get vaccinated (according to the age segregation). Let’s defeat the virus together!”

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