Coronavirus outbreak has spread fear among the people across the globe and many have decided not to set foot outside their house. Not only a common person, but the celebrities also are afraid of the epidemic and they are cancelling their plans to visit any place. Many celebrities are taking precautionary measures in order to avoid from being affected by the virus. However, seems nothing is working so far as the virus has taken lives of many. Hollywood actor Tom Hanks and his wife Rita Wilson are the latest high-profile case of Coronavirus.
The iconic Hollywood star, who is in Australia to enjoy quality time with his family, is now among the affectees of COVID-19.
Hanks took to his official Instagram handle to announce the dreadful news to his fans and followers. He stated in a Instagram post that he and his wife were feeling unwell during their stay in Australia and, after undergoing few tests, they were tested positive for Coronavirus.
“Hello, folks. Rita and I are down here in Australia. We felt a bit tired, like we had colds, and some body aches. Rita had some chills that came and went. Slight fevers too. To play things right, as is needed in the world right now, we were tested for the Coronavirus, and were found to be positive.
Well, now. What to do next? The Medical Officials have protocols that must be followed. We Hanks will be tested, observed, and isolated for as long as public health and safety requires. Not much more to it than a one-day-at-a-time approach, no?
We’ll keep the world posted and updated.
Take care of yourselves!
Tom Hanks is best known for his iconic roles in Hollywood hits such as Cast Away, Saving Private Ryan, and Forrest Gump. He won second Best Actor Academy Award for Forest Gump.