Farah Khan COVID-19 update: Director and choreographer Farah Khan took to Instagram Wednesday to inform she has contracted the coronavirus “despite being double vaccinated.” Sharing the diagnosis, the 56-year-old asked those who came in contact with her recently to get themselves tested.
“I wonder if this happened coz (because) I didn’t put my “kaala teeka”.. Despite being double vaccinated and working with mostly double vaxxed people.. I’ve still managed to test positive for Covid,” she wrote in Instagram stories.
“I’ve already informed everyone I came in contact with, to get tested. However, if I have forgotten someone (because of old age and fading memory) Pls test yourself. Hoping to recover soon,” Khan added.
Singer Mika Singh has reportedly replaced her on Zee Comedy Show until further notice.
According to reports, Khan was last seen shooting separately with actors Shilpa Shetty and Amitabh Bachchan for their television shows.
Who is Farah Khan?
One of India’s leading women filmmakers, Farah Khan started her career in Bollywood as a choreographer with the 1995 film Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikandar. As a director, her best-known films include Main Hoon Na and Om Shanti Om, and she has frequently collaborated with friend and actor Shah Rukh Khan. She is married to director Shirish Kunder and the couple has three children together.