After Indian Idol 12 contestant Pawandeep Rajan tested positive for Covid-19, other contestants, judges and crew have also been tested, and their reports are expected soon.
One of Indian Idol 12’s most popular contestants, Pawandeep Rajan, has tested positive for the coronavirus. The Uttarakhand resident has been anesthetize quarantine, and would be performing virtually within the coming episodes. Earlier in the week, host Aditya Narayan had also tested positive for Covid-19.
A source shared with indianexpress.com that while most contestants are in a quite bio bubble, given the surge in cases within the state, the danger factor has increased. As soon as he started showing symptoms, he was immediately isolated and tested. After his results came positive, other contestants, judges and crew have also been tested, and their reports are expected soon. As for the competition, Pawandeep Rajan are going to be seen performing virtually from his bedroom.
“It’s unfortunate that something like this happened. While Aditya wasn’t shooting when he tested positive, Pawandeep’s reports did cause the team a little worry. However, none of the other contestants have shown any symptoms, and that we are hopeful everyone’s result will come negative. Pawandeep, too is doing fine, and is looking forward to being back on the set soon,” added the source.
Pawandeep Rajan’s Performance This week
This weekend, the singing reality show will see music legend A R Rahman gracing the stage as a guest. Hosted by Aditya Narayan, Indian Idol 12 is judged by Neha Kakkar, Himesh Reshammiya and Vishal Dadlani.
During the show, host Rithvik Dhanjani is going to be seen asking AR Rahman about the type of genres he likes to concentrate to himself, and as the music maestro not only answers his query, but also reveals the names of 1 of the show’s contestants along side that of her sister, whom he loves taking note of so as to relax his mind.
“Whenever i’m tired or free, I hear classical songs of Anjali Gaikwad and her sister, Nandani. I even have listened to them on YouTube and even, she (Anjali) had sung playback in my film, Sachin: A Billion Dreams. I wish the both of all of them the absolute best for his or her future.” AR Rahman said when praising Contestant Anjali Gaikwad. Neha Kakkar to Not Do Any Other Reality Show than Indian Idol ? Here’s Why