Dulquer Salmaan, the popular pan-Indian star tested positive for COVID-19. The health update was revealed by the Kurup actor himself, with a story on his official Instagram page today (January 20, Thursday). In his post, Dulquer Salmaan has revealed that he has mild flu symptoms and is doing fine otherwise.
"I have just tested positive for COVID19. I'm isolating at home and have mild flu symptoms but am otherwise ok.
People who were in close contact with me during shoots over the last few days, please isolate and test if you notice symptoms.
This pandemic is not over and we must stay vigilant. Please mask up and stay safe," wrote Dulquer Salmaan on his Insta story. He later shared the same on his other social media handles with the caption 'Positive'.
Check out Dulquer Salmaan's post here:
Mammootty, the megastar of Malayalam cinema, and Dulquer Salmaan's father had tested positive for COVID-19 on Sunday (January 16, 2022). The fans and well-wishers have been showering the father-son duo with wishes for their speedy recovery, in the comments sections of their confirmation posts. Recently, the fans had conducted a special puja for the well-being of Mammootty at various famous temples in Kerala.
Coming to Dulquer Salmaan's work front, the pan-Indian star was last seen in the crime drama Kurup, which is based on the life of India's longest wanted fugitive Sukumara Kurup. The talented actor received rave reviews for his portrayal of the dark character that has zero redeemable qualities. Kurup emerged as the highest-grossing film of 2021 and the all-time highest grosser in Dulquer Salmaan's career.
Dulquer Salmaan was originally planning to release his upcoming project Salute on January 14, 2022. But the release has been postponed due to the spike in COVID-19 cases. In Tami, he will be next seen in the upcoming romantic comedy Hey Sinamika.