The singer, Kanika Kapoor best known for songs like Baby Doll and Da Da Dasse, became the first B-Town celeb to test positive for COVID-19. Kanika Kapoor, who had allegedly flown into India from London 10 days ago, claimed that she began to develop flu-like symptoms four days ago. Confirming the news on Instagram, Kanika wrote, “Hello everyone, For the past 4 days I have had signs of flu, I got myself tested and it came positive for Covid-19. My family and I are in complete quarantine now and following medical advice on how to move forward. The contact mapping of people I have been in touch with is underway as well.
Speaking to news18 over the phone, Bollywood singer Kanika Kapoor said, “I was in London with my children I live between London and Lucknow. I came back on 9th March my full screening was done at the airport it was absolutely fine and there was form were filled there was complete clarification. I was not told any point by anybody that I need to quarantine or any sort of any information was given to me I came from London via Bombay to Lucknow and since I have been in Lucknow met my parents and was staying at my own house.”
“Well we are all childhood family friends and we have all grown up together, it was the birthday of one of our friend and there was a small family get together. Our parents along with official people of the country over there also it was small get together on 13th March. I called authorities myself when I saw symptoms. “