Singer Kanika Kapoor is doing good and responding well to the treatment given at the hospital in Lucknow. The singer was tested positive for the coronavirus fourth time and that made her family express concern about the treatment. However now, in an official statement, Dr RK Dhiman, the director of Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences (SGPGIMS) where Kanika is currently admitted, said she’s taking food and her health condition is stable. Also Read - Kanika Kapoor Posts Health Update on Instagram, Says She's Not in ICU And Misses Her Kids
The doctor said Kanika is taking food and responding to the medicines, therefore, there’s no need to create panic or spread rumours around. Dr Dhiman said the singer is not sick and all the reports circulating about her deteriorating health condition are false. News agency ANI quoted him saying, “Kanika Kapoor is asymptomatic(no symptoms), stable and doing well. She is taking food normally. Information circulated in the media that she is very sick is false: Dr RK Dhiman, Director, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences (SGPGIMS), Lucknow.” Also Read - Kanika Kapoor Health Update: Singer Tests Positive For The Coronavirus Fourth Time, Claims Family Member
Earlier, a report in IANS quoted a family member of Kanika saying that she is not being treated properly at the hospital. The singer, however, expressed that she’s positive and hopeful about her speedy recovery. In her Instagram post on Monday, Kanika said she is hopeful of being tested negative fifth time. The singer refuted the rumours of being admitted at the ICU. The caption on her post read, “Going off to bed. Sending you all loving vibes. Stay safe you guys ❤ Thank you for your concern but I am not in the ICU. I am fine. I hope my next test is negative. Waiting to go home to my kids and family 🤗❤ miss them!” (sic) Also Read - Prince Charles Tested COVID-19 Positive Because of Kanika Kapoor? Here's the truth
Kanika was tested positive for COVID-19 in mid-March after she has returned from the UK and travelled to Lucknow and Kanpur from Mumbai.