Malayalam actor Prithviraj, who is under quarantine after returning from Jordan, confirmed he has tested negative for the novel coronavirus. Prithviraj took to Twitter and said that he took a COVID-19 test which turned out negative, adding that he will still be under quarantine.
“Did a COVID-19 test and the results are negative. Will still be completing quarantine before returning home. Stay safe and take care all,” he tweeted.
Prithviraj, along with director Blessy and the crew of Malayalam film Aadujeevitham returned from Jordan on May 22. They were stranded in Jordan where they were shooting for the film when the pandemic forced a global lockdown. The actor and the crew went into mandatory 14-day quarantine upon their arrival in Kochi.
He recently posted a picture of his lean physique, and spoke of the transformation he underwent for the role. osting a shirtless photo of his lean, muscular physique, the actor wrote: “One month since we finished the last of the bare body scenes for #Aadujeevitham. On the last day, I had dangerously low fat percentage and visceral fat levels. Post that..one month of fuelling, resting and training my body has got me here.”
“I guess my crew who’ve seen me a month ago when I was at my weakest, and way way below my ideal weight will be the ones truly surprised. Thanks to @ajithbabu7 my trainer/nutritionist and Blessy chetan and team for understanding that post “THAT” day, shoot will have to be planned with enough time allocated for my recuperation,” he further wrote.
“Remember..the human body has it’s limits..the human mind doesn’t,” he added.