Vakeel Saab actor Pawan Kalyan tests COVID positive

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South Indian actor and politician Pawan Kalyan has tested positive for Covid-19.  A few days back, a few members of his entourage had contracted the virus, post which the Vakeel Saab actor quarantined himself at home as a precautionary measure.

The Telugu actor is quarantining at his home and a picture of him laying on his bed has gone viral on social media. Janasena’s official Twitter handle has released a statement where they shared the health update of the actor. As per the statement, Pawan Kalyan had taken the Covid-19 test on April 3 after he returned from a political event in Tirupati. He had tested negative then. But still, he decided to self-quarantine at his farmhouse as the doctors advised him to do so.

The statement read: “During the quarantine at his farmhouse, Pawan continued to experience body aches and fever. So he took another test, and only then he tested positive for Covid-19.” Cardiologist Dr Tangella Suman had flown to Hyderabad from Khammam to treat Pawan Kalyan. He is stable now and will return to work soon.

A source told India Today, “He was given antiviral drugs as he has suffered infection In lungs. He was also provided oxygen support.” A medical team from Apollo Hospital has also examined the Power Star and medicines are given to reduce fever and nausea in the lungs.

As per the reports, Pawan Kalyan’s brother Chiranjeevi and nephew Ram Charan are making all the necessary arrangements for his treatment. Also, producer Naga Vamsi is staying with the actor to make necessary arrangements.

Talking about Vakeel Saab, it has been getting an overwhelming response all across the globe. It is the Telugu remake of Amitabh Bachchan starrer Pink. Pawan Kalyan made a superb comeback after three years of hiatus.

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