New Delhi:Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan on Sunday wished speedy recovery to the family members of Bollywood actor Anupam Kher, who were tested Covid-19 positive.
Taking to micro-blogging site Twitter, Dr Vardhan said,"Received the information about the corona infected mother and other family members of famous actor @AnupamPKher, so I talked to him and his wife BJP MP @KirronKherBJP and wished everyone speedy recovery. Lord Ram will take care of them."
Earlier in the day the veteran actor took to Twitter and announced the news of his mother and other family members getting infected with novel coronavirus.
"This is to inform all that my mother Dulari is found Covid + (Mildly). We have admitted her into Kokilaben Hospital. My brother, bhabhi & niece inspite of being careful have also tested mildly positive.I got myself tested as well & I have tested negative. @mybmc is informed.!" Anupam Kher tweeted.
The 65-year-old actor also shared a video in his tweet, in which he said that his mother wasn't eating for the last few days, after which he got her blood test done.
The actor said that the reports showed nothing alarming but the doctor advised him and his brother to get her CT scan done. When they took her for CT Scan to rule out any medical issue, she was found COVID-19 positive.
"After my mother's corona diagnosis, my and my brother also got ourselves tested. Raju and his family have self-quarantined themselves at their home," he added.(UNI)