Three actors were found to be Corona positive on the set of Star Plus’s popular show Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai. All three actors did not see any symptoms of corona due to which it could not be detected earlier. Every person on the set was subjected to corona test as soon as their report came out, after which reports of four other crew members were also found positive. As of now, the shooting has been stopped till everyone’s reports come back.
The corona report of three actors from the show, Sachin Tyagi, Sameer Onkar, and Swati Chiknit playing members of the Goenka family have come out positive. All three ere sent into home quarantine as soon as the positive reports came to light, after which the other members were also tested. Four crew members have also tested positive but reports of some others are still awaited. The shooting of the show has been stopped and everyone will remain home quarantined until reports of all the cast and crew come back.
Sachin Tyagi is playing the character of Manish Goenka in the show. Most of his scenes have been shot with the show’s lead actor Mohsin Khan who plays Karthik Goenka in the show. The three actors had recently shot with the entire cast of the show, this has become a cause of worry for both the cast and production. At present, reports of Mohsin and Shivangi Joshi have not been revealed, but they have also become home quarantined.
The show’s producer Rajan Shahi released a statement
The corona test of actor Sachin Tyagi, who plays Manish Goenka in the popular TV serial ‘Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai’, came out positive. The shooting of the show started as usual on Monday morning at 10 am but shooting stopped immediately as soon as the report of Sachin’s test came out. Apart from Sachin, when the other staff and actors working on the show got their tests done, many of them have also been found infected with the virus.
After getting Corona positive reports on the set of Yeh Rishta, the producer of the show, Rajan Shahi, gave this information through an official statement. He wrote, “All three actors are an important part of the show. As they did not show any symptoms, they are in home quarantine. We immediately got the people on the set tested, after which four other crew members have also turned out to be corona positive.
BMC sets sanitized
Rajan further told, “BMC has been informed about this, after which the entire set has been sanitized. At the moment, everyone is getting medical treatment while staying in home quarantine. His health is a priority for us, due to which we are in touch with him. We live up to our promise of safety and we will continue to follow all safety and precautions even further”.
After coming positive, the three stars have issued separate statements informing about this. Man y other TV and movie stars, including Amitabh Bachchan, were found to be corona positive, but have now successfully recovered from it.
Fans of the show are eagerly waiting to know the results of the rest of the case members.