Alia Bhatt has tested positive for COVID-19. Gangubai Kathiawadi took to Instagram stories late Thursday night to share her diagnosis. He wrote, “Hello everyone, I have tested positive for Kovid-19. I have immediately isolated myself and will be under domestic quarantine. I am following all safety protocols under the advice of my doctors. Thankful for all your love and support. Please be safe and take care. “
Last month, in March, Alia’s boyfriend and Brahmastra co-star Ranbir Kapoor tested positive for coronovirus. He has now tested negative for the virus and has recovered completely.
Even Sanjay Leela Bhansali, who is directing Aaliya in Gangubai Kathiawadi, tested positive for COVID-19 last month, and started working on the film Post Recovery a few weeks ago.
On the work front, Alia has quite an impressive line of films, her film with SLB – Gangubai Kathiawadi scheduled to release on July 30, she is accompanied by RR Rajamouli’s RRR, which also stars Ram Charan, Jr. NTR and Ajay Devgan Huh. Diwali is scheduled to hit theaters this year.
Brahmastra, directed by Ayan Mukherjee and starring Ranbir Kapoor and Amitabh Bachchan, is also in the works. According to reports, she will do a romantic film with Ranveer Singh, which will be directed by Karan Johar and she is ready to go on floors after the summer. An official confirmation for the project is still to be made.