Sonu Nigam, family test Covid positive in Dubai


Guwahati: In the ongoing third wave of the novel coronavirus, several celebrities have tested positive.

Amid the Omicron scare, the latest to join the list is singer Sonu Nigam.

Along with him, his family has also contracted the deadly virus.

Sonu Nigam took to social media to inform his fans and followers that he, his wife Madhurima and son Nevaan tested positive for Covid-19 in Dubai.

The popular singer shared a vlog on Instagram where he divulged the news.

The video posted in the Instagram by Sonu Nigam said, “I tested Covid+. Happy New Year 2022 to the extended family.” He said in the video, “I am in Dubai. I had to come to India to perform in Bhubaneswar and shoot for Super Singer season 3. I got myself tested I was positive. I got retested, I was still positive and again got retested but my results came out to be positive. But I think people will have to live with it.”

He added in the video, “My throat is also fine. But I feel bad for the people who have faced loss because of me. It is spreading very fast. I feel bad for us because the work has just started. I feel sorry for the people associated with theaters and also for the filmmakers. Because the work is getting affected from last two years. But hopefully, things will be fine.”