New Delhi: Bigg Boss 14 winner Rubina Dilaik tested positive for novel coronavirus on Saturday. Rubina is currently quarantining at her home in Shimla, her husband, actor Abhinav Shukla revealed. Talking to leading daily Abhinav said “I will be staying here because Rubina is in isolation at her home in Shimla. So there’s no point in me going there. No one will be able to meet her right now.”
“Panicking doesn’t help anyone, we have to be well informed about how to handle it. If we panic, then people around too will do the same. We are following all the SOP’s (Standard Operating Procedures) and that’s important. I’m hoping she gets well soon,” he added. Earlier, Rubina revealed that Abhinav was on a flight to Mumbai when she got her report and did not know that she had tested positive for Covid-19.
On Saturday, Rubina took to her official Instagram account to inform her followers that she has tested positive for covid-19. Rubina also expressed her desire to donate plasma after a month when she recovers.Rubina Dilak's text post read, "I always look out for silver lining!! I will be now eligible for donating plasma after a month. Tested Positive! Home quarantined for 17 days! Whosoever has come in contact with me past 5/7 days, plz get yourself tested (sic)." She captioned her post, "Covid positive (sic).
As soon as Rubina Dilaik shared her health update, her friends from the Bigg Boss house wished her a speedy recovery. Aly Goni wrote on her post, “Ya Allah reham please. Take care Rubi.” Nikki Tamboli commented, “Omg babyyyyy takecareeeeee.” Rahul Mahajan wished her good health as he wrote, “Get well soon my friend may God bless you with Quick recovery.” Kamya Punjabi and Shardul Pandit also commented.
Rubina Dilaik is best-known for her performance in TV shows like Choti Bahu - Sindoor Bin Suhagan, Punar Vivah - Ek Nayi Umeed and Shakti: Astitva Ke Ahsaas Ki. After Bigg Boss 14 concluded, she featured alongside husband Abhinav Shukla in a music video titled Marjaneya, sung by Neha Kakkar.