Actor ‘Kora Pakhi’ Surojit Bandyopadhyay and his family test positive for COVID-19

Popular actor Surojit Bandyopadhyay has tested positive for COVID-19. His wife and daughter also tested positive for COVID-19. Surojit, who is a popular face on Bengali television, is currently playing a meaty role in Kora Pakhi.

The actor had joined the cast and crew of Kora Pakhi during the unblocking where shooting was permitted under certain conditions. The news from Surojit and his family has everyone worried about them, as well as others whom the actor had recently met.

A few days ago, Surajit's wife had a fever along with other ailments. Soon, the actor also began to show symptoms. Three of them underwent the test and the result came out on Monday.

Surojit's daughter Debopriya shared that her family has been completely isolated since they feared having the virus. The actor decided to resume filming amid the crown scare as he was reportedly facing a financial crisis due to the blockade.

Surojit is known for his acting skills. The seasoned actor has a solid theater background and is equally articulate on stage. Surojit has been part of many television shows, including Alo Chhaya, Pratidaan, Ishti Kutum, Chokher Tara Tui , Boye e Gelo and many other shows. In Rishi Kaushik and Parno Mittra starrer ‘Kora Pakhi’, Surojit is playing Chitrabhanu, who is Ankur’s (played by Rishi Kaushik) uncle.

Previously, ' Dadagiri unlimited Season 8 Host Sourav Ganguly ’s elder brother Snehasish was tested positive for COVID-19. After this, Sourav and his family were in isolation. The shoot of ‘ Dadagiri unlimited Season 8’ is on halt. Veteran actor Ranjit Mallick, wife Deepa, daughter Koel and her husband Nishpal were tested positive for COVID-19 too.