IDRIS ELBA AND WIFE BOTH TESTED POSITIVE FOR CORONA VIRUS.
Amongst the many other celebrities who were tested positive for COVID-19. Idris Elba, the 47-year-old actor, singer, and writer, is also a COVID-19 victim. The star of Luther and The Wire was tested positive on 16th March. He mentioned in the beginning how he didn’t face any symptoms, but he was in contact with someone who was already infected.
Despite not showing any COVID-19 symptoms, the star decided to make a wise decision and self-isolate anyway.
He announced his positive test results to the deadly virus to his fans on Twitter. However, he mentioned how he didn’t want to panic, and he was taking all medical precautions and steps as advised to him by the health organizations.
Days after Idris was tested positive, his wife, Sabrina Dhowre, was also tested positive for COVID-19. The couple was in quarantine in New Mexico, recovering from the virus together.
“I CAME THROUGH, YOU CAN TOO,” SAYS IDRIS TO ALL HIS FANS.
Idris Elba shares updates on his health post coronavirus. Elba states that he was scared he would have to face worse health conditions. As he’s already asthmatic but thankfully, the worst is over.
As Idris Elba mentions on his twitter post, the couple is now feeling better, and they haven’t been experiencing the symptoms anymore. However, even after their quarantine period has passed, the couple is stuck in Limbo. All flights have been canceled, which is why the couple hasn’t been able to return home yet.
This morning I tested positive for Covid 19. I feel ok, I have no symptoms so far but have been isolated since I found out about my possible exposure to the virus. Stay home people and be pragmatic. I will keep you updated on how I’m doing 👊🏾👊🏾 No panic. pic.twitter.com/Lg7HVMZglZ
— Idris Elba (@idriselba) March 16, 2020
IDRIS URGES FANS TO BE TRANSPARENT ABOUT HEALTH AT THIS POINT OF TIME
Idris also took it upon himself to make sure all his followers were aware as to how dangerous and deadly the virus is. He requested all followers to be transparent about their health and get themselves checked if.
My peeps👊🏾.. pic.twitter.com/gqea4S3zKD
— Idris Elba (@idriselba) March 31, 2020