Prakash Padukone, father of Indian badminton player and actress Deepika Padukone, has been confirmed by Corona Positive. He is currently recovering from an infection at a Bangalore hospital.
Prakash, who became the first Indian to win the prestigious All England Championship title in 1980, is likely to be discharged later this week.
About 10 days ago, Prakash, his wife Ujjala’s second daughter Anisha was also diagnosed. « His report was positive when he checked himself, » said Vimal Kumar, director of the Badminton Academy (PPBA), Shuttler and Prakash Padukone.
They isolated themselves. A week later, Prakash did not get the flu, so he was admitted to a Bangalore hospital last Saturday.
« They are all right. His health is good, his wife and daughter are at home. They will be discharged within 2-3 days, » he said.