The multiple national award winner got himself admitted to the hospital after testing positive for COVID-19.
Indian playback singer SP Balasubrahmanyam was tested positive for COVID-19 earlier this month. The multiple national award winner got himself admitted to the hospital after testing positive for the novel corona virus then shifted to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU).
The veteran artist who shared a video on the social medial in which he said “Since two-three days, I was having a little discomfort. I had chest congestion, which for a singer is nothing to worry. I also had a cold and fever on and off. I didn’t want to take it easy, so I went to the hospital to get it checked. Doctors said that it’s a mild case of corona and I was asked to stay home and take medication as prescribed. But, I didn’t want to do that as my family is very concerned. So, I got admitted to the hospital. All my friends are here and I am in good hands. I am in good health and nobody has to worry about me. So, please don’t bother to call me and find out how I am. I am perfectly alright except for the cold. Even the fever has subsided. In two days, I will be alright. Thank you for your concern. I couldn’t attend every single call. I have come here mostly to take rest so that there won’t be any disturbance. Thank you. I am fine, I will be fine”.
The hospital’s statement says , “There has been a setback in the health of Thiru S.P. Balasubrahmanyam who had been admitted at MGM Healthcare for symptoms for COVID-19 since 5th August 2020. In a late-night development on 13th August 2020, his condition had deteriorated and based on the advice of the expert medical team attending him, he has been moved to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) and he is on life support and his condition remains critical.”