Parth Samthaan, who had resumed shooting for Kasautii Zindagii Kay was tested positive for COVID-19 on July 12 and was getting treatment under self-isolation at his house. On July 23, the actor thankfully tested negative for the novel virus. Now, the actor has given a health update to all his fans and followers who were constantly praying for his speedy recovery.
Parth took to his Instagram account to share a health update and let everyone know that he is feeling ‘much better’. “As you all know by now... My reports are negative & I feel much better. Thank you all for keeping me in your prayers... Thanks a ton, God bless you,” he wrote in an Instagram post. Fans expressed their relief in the comments section. “Thank God. Love you,” one user wrote. “Finally you posted thankgod you are fine now. stay blessed always love you,” another wrote.
Parth had revealed the news of him testing positive for the deadly Coronavirus on Instagram. He had written, "Hi everyone, I have been tested Positive for COVID 19 .although I have mild symptoms.. I would urge and request everyone who's been with me in close proximity over the last few days please go and get yourself tested. The BMC has regularly been in touch and with the doctor's guidance I am in self-quarantine and I am grateful to them for all their support. Please be safe and take care.”
Soon after, his Kasautii co-stars including Erica Fernandes, Karan Patel, Aamna Sharif and Pooja Banerjee, who had shot with him before he caught the virus, were also tested. They were all tested negative. However, the shoot of the show was briefly stopped.