Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai: Three actor test positive for coronavirus, shooting halted
By Smriti Tripathi
The shooting of the popular Hindi television soap Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai has been put on hold after the COVID-19 diagnosis of Sachin Tyagi and other crew members.
The coronavirus has been wreaking havoc within the TV industry. In fact, three more industry stars are found infected. Coronavirus test report of three actors of the TV show Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai has come out positive. These three include Sachin Tyagi, Sameer Onkar and Swati, on-screen playing the role of Manish, Samarth and Swati Goenka character respectively. It is being told that alongside these three stars, four staff members technicians have also been found to be COVID-19 positive.
After three actors came out to be COVID-19 positive, official information has been issued by the statement from the manufacturers. This statement states that a part of the cast of Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai, Swati Chitnis, Sameer Onkar and Sachin Tyagi, is Covid-19 positive and every one three had no symptoms. He is now quarantined at home for security reasons.
The statement further states, ‘BMC had advised him for this, as he had no symptoms. After this, the entire team was put in Isolation and all have been tested. The test of 4 crew members has also been found positive. BMC has been informed and therefore the entire set has been sanitized. Right now all the homes are becoming medical facilities while they're quarantined. We are constantly in-tuned with them because their health is our priority. We stand with our commitment to safety and can still make sure that all safety and precautionary measures are followed.’
After coming positive, the three stars have issued a different statement informing it. Many stars of TV world have come Covid-19 positive earlier and lots of stars have also recovered. In a statement, Sachin Tyagi said, “I was shooting comfortably and then it suddenly happened. I even have isolated myself and am taking special care of food and drink.” Swati Chitnis also said that she is taking complete care of her isolation and improvement is additionally being done.