Himanshi Khurana, has been tested positive for the Coronavirus. Himanshi took to her social media handle to share the news with, revealing that she has been detected with the virus.
On September 25, 2020 (Friday) Himanshi along with well-known Punjabi singers Harbhajan Mann, Ranjit Bawa, Kulwinder Billa, Shivjot and Avkash Mann joined farmers in their protest against the farm bills, passed by the Parliament during the monsoon session. She had shared pictures from the protest and expressed her solidarity with the farmers. Himanshi’s boyfriend Asim Riaz and several others lauded her for her stand.
She had recently extended support to farmers’ protesting against the new farm bill.
In the Instagram post, Himanshi unveiled that she has contracted the virus, after being present at the protests, among ‘n’ number of demonstrators.
She had urged the protestors to not forget that they are in a midst of a pandemic, requesting them to take proper safety precautions always, as the cases are spiking with each passing day.
She also urged people who have come in close proximity to her to get their COVID-19 tests done immediately for safety purposes.
‘I want to inform you all that I have been tested positive for COVID-19 even after taking proper precautions. As you all know that I was a part of the protest day before yesterday, so, I thought to get my test done before I go on for my shoot today evening,’ Himanshi wrote.
She further added, ‘I just wanted to inform people who came in my contact and to get your test done and please take proper precautions in the protest. It is my request to all the people protesting to not forget that we are going through a pandemic, so please take proper care.’