Actor-politician Vijayakant tests positive for COVID-19

His political outfit Desiya Murpokku Dravida Kazhagam released a statement

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Actor-politican Vijayakant has tested positive for the coronavirus.

“Vijayakant visits a private hospital in Chennai every six months for a routine medical check-up. And during one such visit recently, he had tested positive for coronavirus,” said the statement released by his political outfit Desiya Murpokku Dravida Kazhagam (DMDK).

The statement noted that Vijaykant’s COVID-19 symptoms were very mild, and the actor-turned-politician was doing completely fine after taking the required treatment.

Actor R. Sarath Kumar took to Twitter to wish Vijayakant a speedy recovery. “I pray that my dear friend Vijayakant will recover from coronavirus and return home in good health very soon,” he tweeted.