Dilip Kumar under self-quarantine due to COVID-19
MUMBAI [Maha Media]: Legendary actor Dilip Kumar says he is under complete isolation and quarantine due to the outbreak of coronavirus.
Dilip Kumar took to Twitter on Tuesday to give an update about himself to his fans and followers. He also shared that his wife and former veteran actress Saira Banu is taking good care of the 97-year-old icon.
The tweet read, "I am under complete isolation and quarantine due to the #CoronavirusOutbreak. Saira has left nothing to chance, ensuring I do not catch any infection".
Dilip Kumar also urged his fans to stay home as far as possible and follow the guidelines issued by health departments to ensure their safety.
"I appeal to all of you to protect yourself and others by staying indoors as much as possible. The #CoronavirusOutbreak transcends all boundaries and borders. Follow guidelines issued by health departments, protect yourself and others by limiting your exposure to others" read the second tweet from Dilip Kumar.
In the wake of Covid-19 pandemic, entire film industry has come to stand-still, with movie releases being postponed and production been cancelled.
Akshay Kumar's Sooryavanshi, Arjun Kapoor’s Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar and more films have been pushed. Big production houses such as Dharma Films, Yash Raj Films and Nadiadwala Grandson, have cancelled the productions till further notic.