On Friday, Singer Kanika Kapoor got tested positive for COVID-19 – notably, she had a recent travel history of London, which she hid. Also, after her return on March 11, she has attended three parties in Lucknow between March 11 and March 20 – where she met many politicians and dignitaries, including the former CM of Rajasthan Vasundhara Raje.
Three FIRs has already been registered against her at the Sarojini Nagar, Hazratganj and Gomtinagar police stations by the Lucknow chief medical officer under IPC 269 (negligent act likely to spread infection of disease dangerous to life), 270 (malignant act likely to spread infection of disease dangerous to life), and 188 (disobedience to order duly promulgated by public servant) Sections.
She is best known for her songs like Chitiyan Kalaiyan, Baby Doll, etc.
The politicians are now being seeing quarantining themselves.