Chiranjeevi has tested positive for Covid-19. On Wednesday, January 26, he took to Twitter to inform his fans and followers that he has tested positive and is showing mild symptoms. Chiranjeevi goes on to add that despite taking the necessary precautions, he has contracted the virus. Chiranjeevi also revealed that he is currently quarantined at home.
Chiranjeevi took to Twitter and wrote, 'Dear All, Despite all precautions, I have tested Covid 19 Positive with mild symptoms last night and am quarantining at home. I request all who came in contact with me over the last few days to get tested too. Can’t wait to see you all back soon (sic)!'
Chiranjeevi is currently awaiting the release of his next, Acharya. The film, also starring Ram Charan, was scheduled to release in theatres on February 4, 2022. However, due to a spike in Covid-19 cases, the makers have postponed the release. A new release date will be announced once the situation normalises. Directed by Koratala Siva, the film also features Kajal Aggarwal and Pooja Hegde in lead roles.