Two weeks after confirming that he is a part of the growing list of patients who tested positive for coronavirus, Idris Elba gave his fans a major update regarding the status of his and his wife's health.
Idris Elba has updated his fans about his battle with coronavirus and it seems that he has a different problem now that his self-isolation period has been completed. He said that they're "both doing OK" although they are "asymptomatic" following their COVID-19 diagnosis earlier this month. People notes that he and Dhowre are now in New Mexico. "I think the worst of it has probably passed", he said.
"We've passed the quarantine period but we're stuck in limbo". "She's getting cabin fever". The English actor says that he and his wife are "stuck in limbo" after passing the quarantine period. "We have to sit still a little bit, but other than that we are fine", he said in the clip.
"Just trying to stay optimistic", he said. Idris also says that he felt in the beginning that the Coronavirus will turn out to be very severe as he is asthmatic, but luckily nothing such happened.
Idris went on to advise his followers to take care of themselves, "I hope you guys are. keeping yourselves, you know, sane and not getting anxious or too panicked".
He said: "Just a big shout-out to everyone that's helping other people, especially the doctors and nurses and health care people that are doing their thing, you lot are fantastic and should be fully appreciated".
"Just bare up. This is going to be a tough time for everyone, but keep your head up, basically, alright?" he said.
According to World Health Organisation, COVID-19 has affected 7,54,948 globally and has claimed at least 36,571 lives. "It will be a hard time for everyone, but basically keep your head up", he continued to transmit an encouraging message. "You are unbelievable and should be fully appreciated". "Hope you're good. We're going to fight this thing and everything's going to be cool, man".