Model turned actress Himanshi Khurana, a former contestant on the Salman Khan-hosted Bigg Boss 13, has revealed on her Instagram page that she has tested positive for the novel coronavirus. An accomplished singer in Punjab, Himanshi had taken part in the farmers' protest against the Farm Bill and took the COVID-19 test before resuming work. On September 25, Himanshi tweeted photos of farmers and herself participating in the protests. "We all are with our farmers #KisaanFightsForRight @Khalsa_Aid @BawaRanjit @harbhajanmann," she wrote on Twitter. 

In her Instagram post, Himanshi spoke about her coronavirus diagnosis and said, "I want to inform you all that I have been tested positive for COVID-19 even after taking proper precautions. As you all know that I was a part of the protest day before yesterday and the area was crowded. So, I thought to get the test done before I go for my shoot today evening." She further wrote, "I just wanted to inform people who came in my contact to get your test done and please take proper precaution in the protest. It's my request to all the people protesting to not forget that we are going through pandemic so please take proper care."



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On the professional front, Himanshi Khurana is all set to be seen in a music video alongside her boyfriend Asim Riaz. The couple's romance blossomed on Bigg Boss 13 after which they appeared in three music videos (Kalla Sohna Nai, Khyaal Rakhya Kar and Afsos Karoge) and often post pictures of themselves together on a regular basis. Fans have adored the couple and have frequently expressed their desire to see them feature on the screen more. Of late, however, Himanshi has been vocal about the farmers' protests, which can be noticed if one were to glance at her social media pages. She has been getting strong support, love and appreciation from her fans as well as Asim Riaz, who shared her picture from the protest on Instagram Story and wrote, "Well Done! Himanshi Khurana"