Substantial Portion of Lucknow closed down following Celebrity Kanika Kapoor Positive Test for Covid-19
VIPs who attended a high-profile celebration have self-quarantined themselves.
The Lucknow government has closed down a huge portion of this trans-Gomti area from the Uttar Pradesh capital in which Bollywood singer Kanika Kapoor, who’s tested positive for Covid-19, was remaining.
The VIPS who attended a high-profile celebration, such as Kapoor and UP health minister Jai Pratap Singh, also have self-quarantined themselves.
In an order issued on Friday evening, the district government has ordered that a shutdown of shops and industrial establishments except drug stores, gasoline agencies, hospitals and pharmacists from the region such as Mahanagar, Khurram Nagar, Tedhi Pulia, Abrar Nagar and across the Kukrail nullah, Rahim Nagar and Kapoorthala.
All restaurants also have been closed as a precautionary step.
Meanwhile, lots of residents residing in the construction where Kanika Kapoor has been remaining have begun leaving their flats.
“I don’t recognize Kanika Kapoor although a few guests explained there was a Bollywood singer. I interacted with individuals in Lucknow that are known to me personally,” he explained on the telephone.
He explained that he had advised the health care officials regarding his presence in the celebration.
Meanwhile, Kapoor issued an announcement on interpersonal websites where she stated that she’d come from London about 10 days ago and had experienced all tests that were negative.
Kanika, incidentally, had attended a Holi celebration inside her building. She had also seen her uncle Vipul Tandon’s home in Kanpur on March 13 and 14.
Medical officials have sought more information from Kanika Kapoor and she’s shown she visited a skincare clinic at Lucknow on March 15.
The singer also attended a second celebration at Hotel Taj on March 16 and one on March 17 in her construction. She visited the house of a friend in the Gulistan Colony.
The health minister stated, “On the basis of advice given by the singer, the officers are calling and assessing those men and women whom she interacted with. They all will have to stick to the specified protocols.”