Lead actors of the Colors TV show Molkki, Amar Upadhyay and Priyal Mahajan, have tested positive for the deadly coronavirus. Both actors are asymptomatic and have self-quarantined at home. While Priyal tested positive a week ago, Amar got a positive report four-five days back.
Sharing the news with fans on her Instagram Stories, Priyal wrote in a note, “With COVID-19 being an inevitable and life halting disease we must all take precautions and practice safe measures. Unfortunately due to my working conditions I have to travel back and forth and I have tested positive for COVID.”
“It’s my 9th day but I’m absolutely healthy and feeling fine. I have isolated myself at home under the advice of doctors and authorities and will be under home quarantine. I wish you and your families the best of health and I hope you keep me in your prayers. And in no time I will be back to work to entertain you with my work and craft”, she added.
Molkki features Amar Upadhyay, Priyal Mahajan and Toral Rasputra in lead roles. The show revolves around the age-old tradition in which poor girls marry a wealthy man in exchange for money. In the show Purvi is married of to a widower in exchange for money.
Many popular Bollywood celebrities including Aamir Khan, Rohit Saraf, Paresh Rawal, Kartik Aaryan, Manoj Bajpayee, Ranbir Kapoor and Satish Kaushik also contracted the virus.