By: Settu Shankar Tuesday, July 24, 2007 Malayalam actress Gopika was hospitalized recently after being diagnosed with chicken guinea. Some of her family members including her sister Cline too were admitted for infection with the disease. She was in Dubai enjoying a holiday with her family when the disease struck. She was diagnosed with the disease when she complained of high temperature and uneasiness.
She was admitted to a private hospital where the doctors told her that she had chicken guinea. Her other family members including her grandmother and parents have also been admitted. The doctors have informed her that she would have to stay in the hospital for a week. So she would only be released in the weekend.
There was another chicken guinea attack recently, which affected about 45 film artistes including Mammootty, Mohanlal and Meera Jasmine. The industry's activities was paralyzed because of the chicken guinea attack.