The rise in COVID-19 cases continue to be a concern for one and all and one of the prime examples of it can be evidently seen in the entertainment industry as well. One after the public figure is coming out to test positive for the virus and it continues to be a concern.
Recently, we reported about how Indian Idol 12 host Aditya Narayan tested positive for COVID-19 and went on to even get admitted. Now, recent reports suggest that one of the contestants from the season, Pawandeep Rajan has also tested positive for COVID-19.
While he was isolated, and has been put under quarantine, looks like he will still be a part of the show virtually in the upcoming episodes. According to a report in Indian Express, other contestants, judges and the crew of Indian Idol 12 also got tested after Pawandeep Rajan’s report came back positive. Their reports are expected soon. A source informed the publication that even though most contestants are in a kind of bio bubble, the risk has increased ever since there has been a surge in the number of COVID-19 cases in Maharashtra. Pawandeep started showing symptoms, after which he was immediately isolated and he got tested for Coronavirus.
Rajan will be performing virtually from his hotel room. The source added that even though Rajan wasn’t shooting when he tested positive, his COVID-19 diagnosis did cause a little worry to the team. The source added that none of the other contestants are showing any symptoms, and that their reports should be expected soon.