Akshay Kumar has tested positive for the novel coronavirus. The actor has taken all the necessary precautions and has gone under home quarantine.
A few minutes ago he released his official statement and even took to his social media account to inform his fans about his condition.
His statement reads:
"I wish to inform everyone that, earlier this morning, I have tested positive for COVID-19. Following all the protocols, I have immediately isolated myself. I'm under home quarantine and have sought necessary medical care. I would sincerely request all those that have come in contact with me to get themselves tested and take care. Back in action very soon!"