Bollywood singer Kanika Kapoor has been discharged from the Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences (SGPGIMS) hospital in Lucknow where she was under treatment for coronavirus. The singer is finally allowed to go back home.
Kanika was allowed to leave after her sixth test came back negative on Monday
According to ANI, Kanika was allowed to leave after her sixth test came back negative on Monday. Her fifth test on Saturday had also come back negative but the doctors wanted to be sure about her health and decided to discharge her only after two back-to-back tests came back negative.
Kanika’s troubles, however, are likely to increase after she is discharged from hospital
Kanika’s troubles, however, are likely to increase after she is discharged from hospital. Three FIRs have been filed against Kanika on charges of negligence for attending various social events in the city despite being infected with coronavirus and having been instructed by the authorities to isolate herself at her home.
Kanika is the first Bollywood celebrity to test positive for the deadly virus in the country
She is the first Bollywood celebrity to test positive for the deadly virus in the country. In a statement on Instagram, which she later deleted, Kanika narrated how she developed signs of flu on her return from London. She claimed that she was unaware of the Corona infection till she tested positive. After Kanika Kapoor, film producer Karim Morani’s daughter Shaza Morani is the second Bollywood personality to have tested positive for coronavirus.