West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee tweeted a message wishing Shah Rukh Khan a speedy recovery amid reports that the actor contracted Covid-19.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee wished a speedy recovery for Shah Rukh Khan as reports suggested that he tested positive for Covid-19. Banerjee wrote on Twitter, “Just learned that our brand ambassador Shahrukh Khan has been detected covid positive. Pray for the quickest recovery for the superstar. get well Shahrukh! Get back as soon as possible!” Shah Rukh and his representatives are yet to confirm the reports.
The news comes days after Shah Rukh announced that his pan-India film, Jawan, would be directed by Atlee. He also has Pathaan’s Dunki and Raj Kumar Hirani in his kitty. “Jawan is a universal story that goes beyond languages and geographies and is for everyone to enjoy. Credit goes to Atlee for creating this unique film, which has also been a fantastic experience for me, as I love action films! The teaser is just the tip of the iceberg and gives a glimpse of what’s to come,” the actor said in a statement.
Just came to know that our Brand Ambassador Shahrukh Khan has been detected covid positive. Pray fastest recovery for the superstar. Get well Shahrukh! Spring back asap!
— Mamata Banerjee (@MamataOfficial) June 5, 2022
Earlier, it was reported that Katrina Kaif also tested positive and completed her quarantine period. It was said that the actor had to reschedule the shooting of Sriram Raghavan’s Merry Christmas, also starring Vijay Sethupathi, after her test results came in.
Actor Kartik Aaryan, who has been promoting his film Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2, also announced that he contracted the disease for the second time. As Covid-19 cases are on the rise in Mumbai, BMC has told film studios not to organize parties.