Mumbai, : TV actor Rubina Dilaik on Saturday said she has tested positive for the novel coronavirus and is under home quarantine.
The Bigg Boss 14″ winner shared her diagnosis in an Instagram post.
I always look out for silver lining!! I will be now eligible for donating plasma after a month. Tested positive! Home quarantined for next 17 days!, she wrote.
The 33-year-old actor urged everyone who came in contact with her to get themselves tested.
Whosoever has come in contact with me past 5/7 days, please get yourself tested!, she added.
On Friday, Mumbai recorded 3,888 new cases and 89 deaths, raising the overall tally of the city to 6,48,471 and the death toll to 13,125, the state health department said.
HOW DID HER FRIENDS REACT?
As soon as Rubina Dilaik informed the news about contracting the virus, many of her friends from the TV industry and Bigg Boss 14 co-contestants took to social media to wish her a speedy recovery. Aly Goni commented, “Ya Allah reham please Take care rubi (sic).” Nikki Tamboli wrote, “Omg babbyyyyy takecareeeee (sic).” Rahul Mahajan also wished her a quick recovery and commented, “Get well soon my friend may god bless you with Quick recovery (sic).” Jasmin Bhasin wrote, “Have a speedy recovery. Please take care (sic).” Kamya Punjabi and Shardul Pandit also commented.