Yesha Rughani, who is currently essaying the lead in the show Kabhi Kabhie Ittefaq Sey, has tested positive for COVID-19. A source close to the show shared, “Yesha tested positive for COVID-19 late last night. She has mild symptoms and is under home quarantine. Since the current track focuses around the leads, there will be temporary changes in the storyline to accommodate her absence from the show.”
The Producers of the show, Rajesh Ram Singh & Pradeep Kumar also talked about it in an interview with BT and shared, “Actress Yesha Rughani who is an integral part of the TV show Kabhi Kabhie Ittefaq Sey has tested positive for COVID-19. As soon as the symptoms were detected, she received medical help and has quarantined herself. Immediately thereupon the entire cast and crew were isolated and tested. The BMC is informed and the sets will be fumigated and sterilized as per the protocol. Currently, the artist is receiving medical attention and is under home quarantine. We are constantly in touch with the entire team as their health is our priority. We stand by our commitment to safety and will continue to ensure that all measures prescribed by the authorities are being adhered to.”
Kabhi Kabhie Ittefaq Sey is a remake of the hit Bengali show Khorkuto written by Leena Gangopadhyay.