Ranjit Mallick, his family test positive for coronavirus

12 July, 2020 12:00 AM printer

Ranjit Mallick, his family test positive for coronavirus

Veteran Tallywood actor Ranjit Mallick, his wife Deepa, daughter Koel and her husband Nishpal Singh, who is a film and TV producer, have tested positive for coronavirus, reports Times of India.

The family has opted for self-isolation. The actress became a mom in May. She was staying at her parents’ place. For the past few days, Mallick's family was suffering from fever, cough and other ailments. Soon, they had the necessary tests done. The actress took to her social media handle to inform her fans about it. She wrote- “Baba Ma Rane & I are tested COVID-19 Positive...self quarantined!”

As soon as the news broke, her friends from the industry made calls to the actress. Fans are praying for the speedy recovery of her and other family members. They have also lauded the actress’ promptness to opt for self-isolation.

Koel and Nishpal became proud parents in May amid lockdown. They are blessed with a baby boy. Koel has been staying with her parents since then. The actress is on a small break and was enjoying her new journey as a mom.

Nishpal, who runs one of the leading production houses in Tollywood, is busy producing TV shows and films. His house is producing some leading TV shows including 'Beder Meye Jyotsna', 'Mahapeeth Tarapeeth', and others. Earlier, actress-turned politician Locket Chatterjee had tested positive for COVID-19. The BJP MP was admitted in a hospital and has been discharged on July 10.