Makkal Needhi Maiam president and actor Kamal Haasan on Monday took to his Twitter account to share that he has tested positive for COVID-19. The actor-politician who recently returned from the US, has been admitted to a private hospital in Chennai.
"I had mild cough following my return from the USA. When I tested, the coronavirus infection was confirmed. I have isolated myself in hospital. Everyone should be on guard realising that the COVID-19 spread has not faded," Haasan said in a tweet.
Fans and well-wishers flooded the actor's comment box with heartfelt messages and get-well-soon wishes shortly after his post.