Tollywood star Mahesh Babu has tested positive for Covid-19 after returning from his Vacation in Dubai.The actor took to social media on Thursday to share that he has mild symptoms and has isolated himself at home.
He wrote, “Despite taking all the necessary precautions, I’ve tested positive for COVID-19 with mild symptoms. I’ve isolated myself at home and have been following medical guidance. Request all those who came in contact with me to get themselves tested.”
He also urged everyone to get vaccinated immediately, adding, “I urge everyone who’s not taken their vaccination to do so immediately, as it reduces the risk of severe symptoms and hospitalization. Please follow the COVID norms and stay safe. Can’t wait to be back.” Apart from fans, numerous Tollywood celebs took to social media and replied to his post, wishing him a speedy recovery.
“Take care Mahesh garu…wishing you speedy recovery, (sic)” wrote Sweety while Jr NTR wrote, “Get well soon Anna. Sending you strength and prayers. (sic)” “Get well soon Mahesh, hoping for your speedy recovery, (sic)” wrote his brother-in-law Sudheer Babu, while Rakul Preet Singh wrote, “Get well sooon. (sic)” Raashi Khanna also wished him well, writing, “Wish you speedy recovery sir! (sic)” Parasuram Petla, Anil Ravipudi, Sushant A, Venky Kudumula and other celebs also wished him recovery.
Mahesh Babu head to Spain with Namrata Shirodkar in December to get a knee surgery and went to Dubai later on to spend Christmas and New Year with his children Sitara and Gautam.
The actor did not reveal how rest of the family is currently doing and if they have tested negative. He returned to Hyderabad recently and was about to resume shooting for a new schedule of Parasuram’s Sarkaru Vaari Paata with Keerthy Suresh.