The outbreak of Coronavirus has affected the livelihood of people across the globe. The intensity doesn’t seem to reduce and the cases are on a steady rise. A lot of celebrities were also infected by the virus who later recovered in good health. Amitabh Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan, director SS Rajamouli, Vishal and his father GK Reddy, Nikki Galrani are some of the personalities from the film industry who recovered from the virus. It has now been revealed that actress Tamannaah’s parents, Santosh Bhatia and Rajni have been infected by the novel coronavirus. Tamannaah took to her social media space to share her official statement regarding this. She informed her fans and well wishers that she has been tested negative.

She requested everyone to pray for the speedy recovery of her parents. It can be noted that Tamannaah had recently celebrated her father’s birthday and posted pictures of the celebration on her Instagram page. Tamannaah’s official statement read, “My parents were showing mild COVID 19 symptoms over the weekend and as a precautionary measure everyone at home underwent tests immediately. The results have just come in, and unfortunately my parents have tested positive. The necessary authorities have been updated of their situation and we are complying with the precauitonary guidelines. The rest of the family members, including myself and the staff have tested negative. By the Grace of God they are coping well and all your prayers and blessings will put them on the road to recovery,". As the Baahubali actress requested, her fans and followers are praying for the fast recovery of Santosh Bhatia and Rajni Santosh.

Tamannaah was last seen featuring in a special dance number in Mahesh Babu's blockbuster hit, Sarileru Neekevvaru. She has three projects in Telugu namely, That Is Mahalakshmi (remake of Queen) and Seetimaarr and Gurthunda Seethakalam (remake of Love Mocktail), which are in different stages of production. The talented actress will also be seen in an upcoming Tamil web series that has been made for Disney + Hotstar OTT platform. Titled as The November's Story, this web series is directed by Ram Subramanian and has cinematography by LKG and Oh My Kadavule fame Vidhu Ayyanna. Vikatan has produced this web series. For now, check out Tamannaah’s official statement below: