Covid-19 cases in India have become a concern once again as the numbers continue to rise. With many testing positive for the virus, everyone is urged to stay safe and maintain all precautions. The numbers of cases saw a subsequent surge post Christmas and New Year’s celebrations.
Vidrohi actress Sulagna Panigrahi who plays the character of Radhamani in the show has been tested positive for COVID 19. The show’s lead actor Sharad Malhotra had also contracted the virus.
The producers took prompt action and also issued an official statement.
Statement from Subrat Sinha & Bodhisattva- Producers of Gaatha Films, LLP stated:
“Actress Sulagna Panigrahi who is an integral part of the TV show ‘Vidrohi’ has tested positive for COVID-19. As soon as the symptoms were detected, she received medical help and has quarantined herself. Immediately thereupon the entire cast & crew were isolated and tested. The BMC is informed and the sets will be fumigated and sterilized as per the protocol. Currently, the artist is receiving medical attention and is under home quarantine. We are constantly in touch with the entire team as their health is our priority. We stand by our commitment to safety and will continue to ensure that all measures prescribed by the authorities are being adhered to.”
We wish Sulagna a speedy recovery!