UP Police, on Friday, filed an FIR against singer Kanika Kapoor who was tested positive for coronavirus.
The FIR was registered against at Sarojini Nagar police station, said Police Commissioner Surjit Pandey.
UP Police files FIR against Kanika Kapoor
“An FIR was lodged at the Sarojini Nagar police station under IPC Sections 269 (negligent act likely to spread infection of disease dangerous to life), 270 (malignant act likely to spread infection of disease dangerous to life), 188 (disobedience to order duly promulgated by public servant),” he told news agency PTI.
Two more FIRs are likely to be filed against the singer at the Hazratganj and Gomtinagar police stations as she had visited at least three gatherings in the areas falling under their jurisdiction.
Kanika Kapoor is the first Bollywood celebrity to have tested positive with the COVID-19. The singer revealed the same on her social media account.
It is being reported that the ‘Baby Doll’ singer attended a bash in Lucknow after returning to Mumbai from London. Her father stated that she attended three parties, however, Kanika said she just attended a small get together and was wearing gloves all the time.