Alia Bhatt, the popular Bollywood actress has tested positive for COVID-19. The sources close to Alia Bhatt confirmed to Filmibeat that the actress’s corona test results arrived today (April 1, Thursday) and turned out to be positive.
Reportedly, the actress was shooting for a song sequence in a Mumbai studio for her upcoming project Gangubai Kathiawadi when her test results arrived. As per the latest updates, Alia Bhatt is doing fine with mild symptoms. She has been advised to be under quarantine for the next 14 days.
Alia Bhatt was earlier under self-isolation after her boyfriend Ranbir Kapoor tested positive for COVID-19. But she tested negative, and confirmed the same with a social media post. Alia had resumed the shooting of Gangubai Kathiawadi on March 11, after she tested negative for coronavirus. She has been traveling since then and had recently attended the wedding of her best friend in Rajasthan.
Sanjay Leela Bhansali, the director of Gangubai Kathiawadi had also tested positive for COVID-19 and the shooting was put on hold. With Alia Bhatt testing positive, the shooting of the project has been stalled once again.
Coming to Alia Bhatt’s career, the talented actress has some highly promising projects in the pipeline including Ayan Mukherji’s Brahmastra, Gangubai Kathiawadi, Darlings, Karan Johar’s next, and so on. The reports suggest that the actress is also all set to play one of the lead roles in Farhan Akthar’s next, which is a sequel to Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara.