Television actress Mohena Kumari who is known for her character of Keerti in Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata has tested positive for COVID-19 along with six other members of the house including father-in-law, mother-in-law, sister-in-law, and their five-year-old-son among others.
The actress is currently at a hospital in Rishikesh quarantined with her husband, Suyesh Rawat.
The actress recently took to her Instagram handle to share a video in which she spoke about dealing with the diagnosis and how her family succeeded in breaking the chain. In her 30-minute long video message, Mohena opens up by saying, “This is my 6th day in the hospital at Rishikesh. It doesn’t feel bad physically that much, but it affects you mentally more.”
COVID-19 positive Mohena Kumari Singh breaks down
She further added, “Most of us had contracted the virus, and it was very shocking for the family. Mentally it was very difficult. Thankfully, we got tested early, and it did not spread outside. To know you have virus inside you is not very good feeling. It’s a very bad feeling.”
Mohena revealed that her mother-in-law had gotten sick; however, they thought it’s a normal flu but it as it stayed for a long time, they got her tested for Coronavirus and it turned out positive. The actress expressed her relief on getting tested early and that they didn’t become a source of spreading it outside their house.
She also emphasised on the importance of getting tested if one is feeling the slightest of symptoms. “It is very important to get yourself tested when you have a fever or are feeling sick. Don’t sit at home and worry about it, but get yourself tested immediately,” said Mohena.
Later, Mohena’s best friend and actor Gaurav Wadhav joined her on the session on Instagram. As soon as Mohena saw Gaurav on the screen, she couldn’t control her tears and started crying. The two talked about the precautions to be taken to fight this deadly virus.
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Mohena started her career with Zee TV’s ‘Dance India Dance 3’. She later switched to acting and featured in ‘Dil Dosti Dance’. It was her role as Keerti in Shivangi Joshi and Mohsin Khan starrer ‘Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata’ which made her a household name. She quit the show in June last year.
We wish Mohena and family a speedy recovery!