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Kanika Kapoor is that the first Bollywood celebrity to test positive for COVID-19. U.P police filed a complaint against Bollywood singer Kanika Kapoor, who was tested positive for novel coronavirus. The singer revealed an equivalent on her social media account. The 'Baby Doll' singer is reported to possess attended a celebration in Lucknow after returning to Mumbai from London. Her father stated that she attended three parties, however Kanika said that she only attended a small gathering and that she wore gloves the entire time. Rishi Kapoor comments on the Kanika Kapoor COVID-19 row that says' Aaj kal kuch 'Kapoor' logon pe time bhaari hai'
According to the latest reports, the U.P police are ready to take action against Kanika Kapoor. Police officers are reportedly filing an FIR against the singer under Section 269 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC). According to the section, 'Whoever illegally or negligently performs any act whatsoever, and who knows or has reason to believe that the infection is probably going to spread any life-threatening disease, shall be punished with imprisonment of any description by term which can be extended to six months, or with a fine, or both.
Meanwhile, District Magistrate Lucknow will investigate all the parties the singer attended. Coronavirus outbreak: The FIR, filed under Sections 188, 269 and 270 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC), says that when the singer was screened at the Lucknow airport on March 14, 'high viral load' was detected .
However, Kanika Kapoor has claimed that she arrived in Lucknow on March 11. It also says that it entered from the Mumbai airport on March 9 after it flew in from London, a city that has seen a sharp increase in coronavirus cases in the past month. . According to the singer, admitted to a hospital in Lucknow, she was examined at airports 'but no problem was detected' and 'she did not know she was wearing a coronavirus.'
On Friday, the Bollywood singer shared a post on social media revealing that she recently developed symptoms and is now isolated. The post was followed by a tweet from BJP leader Vasundhara Raje, where the former Rajasthan chief minister said she and her son Dushyant Singh self-quarantined. They were among the politicians who had attended a dinner in Lucknow recently, where Kanika Kapoor was invited.
The presence of high-ranking politicians at a large gathering has raised doubts at a time when the Prime Minister has called for a social distancing to curb the spread of the coronavirus, which originated in China in December and has spread to more than 143 countries. since then. Worldwide, more than 8,000 people have died, more than 2 lakh have been infected. India experienced the biggest jump in the number of cases on Friday as another 63 patients brought the total number of cases to 230.