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Farooki, Shaon test positive for corona

Farooki, Shaon test positive for corona

Noted filmmaker Mostofa Sarwar Farooki and actress, director and singer Meher Afroz Shaon have tested positive for Covid-19. They confirmed the matter sharing the news on their official Facebook profiles.

“Positive! Even after following all safety measures strictly! So everyone please take care and keep your spirit high!," Farooki wrote Saturday noon.

According to Farooki's wife and actress Nusrat Imrose Tisha, Farooki is currently staying at home and doing well.

The couple underwent Covid test on Friday.  Tisha has tested negative.

On the other hand, Meher Afroz Shaon confirmed the matter on Friday. She wrote on her facebook wall ‘positive’.

‘I am not feeling well. After my test result came out positive, I informed everyone on a Facebook post, please pray for me,’ Meher Afroz Shaon said. 

She started working with Humayun Ahmed in a drama named Jononee in 1991. She later acted in Ahmed-directed drama series, namely Nokkhotrer Raat, Aaj Robibar and others. She made her silver screen with Srabon Megher Din directed by Humayun Ahmed in 1999. She later acted in Humayun Ahmed directed films, namely Dui Duari, Chandrokatha and others.