Film producer and event organiser Karim Morani tested negative for the novel coronavirus on April 17. He was discharged from Nanavati hospital, Mumbai and was sent home by the hospital officials. Morani, who was showing no symptoms for coronavirus, was kept in the isolation ward of the hospital.
Speaking to news agency PTI, Morani said,”To my friends and family with gods grace and kindness (I) am back home as I have now tested negative twice. I was very comfortable at Nanavati hospital where I remained asymptotic through my stay, I must say every department from the government to the medical warriors are doing a fantastic job.”
He further added that he will remain in quarantine for the next 14 days. “I will now quarantine as required in my room only for a further 14 days . It’s a big relief to be back home thank you all for your prayers. God bless you stay safe.”
The news of his return provides relief to the Morani family since he has survived two heart attacks in the past and is 60 years old. According to sources, Karim Morani’s first report came negative. However, the second report took some time and arrived late in the evening of April 17.
Earlier, his daughters, Shaza and Zoa, were sent home after testing negative for Covid-19 for the second time.
Karim Morani is a well known Bollywood personality and is a close friend of actor Shah Rukh Khan. Morani has produced films like Chennai Express, Ra one and Happy New Year. He also organises Bollywood events.