26 Mar 2021: Ranbir Kapoor recovers from COVID-19, confirms uncle Randhir
Actor Ranbir Kapoor has defeated COVID-19, his uncle, actor Randhir Kapoor, confirmed on Thursday, reports PTI. He is doing well, Kapoor Sr. asserted.
Earlier this month, the Barfi! star's mother, actress Neetu Kapoor, had revealed that he contracted the contagious disease.
Recently, when he attended his late father, Rishi Kapoor's prayer meet, questions about his health started doing the rounds.
Confirmation: Kapoor Sr. doesn't know when his nephew tested negative
Speaking to the news agency, Kapoor Sr. said his nephew is "absolutely fine now."
"He is alright. I have met him," he added. He, however, couldn't reveal when the 38-year-old tested negative.
Yesterday, he was seen at the prayer meet with his sister Riddhima Kapoor Sahni.
The prayer meet was held 11 months after Rishi Kapoor passed away.
Fact: We miss you, wrote Sahni
Looking back: Kapoor was quarantining at home
According to his mother, Kapoor was on medication and recovering well.
"Ranbir has tested positive for COVID-19. He is on medication and recovering well. He is in self-quarantine at home and is following all precautions, (sic)" she had written. Incidentally, she had also contracted the infection while shooting for Jug Jugg Jeeyo.
Meanwhile, Kapoor is busy with Ayan Mukherji's Brahmastra.