Baahubali director SS Rajamouli and family test COVID-19 positive

Published: 29 July, 2020 23:22 IST | IANS | Chennai

SS Rajamouli who shot to fame directing the Baahubali films, is living under home quarantine after testing positive for COVID-19

SS Rajamouli. Image sourced from mid-day archives
SS Rajamouli. Image sourced from mid-day archives

Noted Telugu filmmaker SS Rajamouli and his family members have tested Covid-19 positive. Rajamouli confirmed the news on his verified Twitter account on Wednesday evening. The filmmaker, who shot to fame directing the Baahubali films, is living under home quarantine as suggested by doctors along with family.

"My family members and I developed a slight fever few days ago. It subsided by itself but we got tested nevertheless. The result has shown a mild COVID positive today. We have home quarantined as prescribed by the doctors," read Rajamouli's tweet.

In a separate tweet, the filmmaker expressed eagerness to donate his plasma for the purpose of finding a treatment for the virus. "All of us are feeling better with no symptoms but are following all precautions and instructions...Just waiting to develop antibodies so that we can donate our plasma," he wrote.

On the work front, Rajamouli is busy with another big-ticket film, RRR, starring Ram Charan and Jr. NTR along with Bollywood stars Alia Bhatt and Ajay Devgn.

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