Tom Hanks and his wife were infected by COVID-19 during working on a new movie in Australia. Today, WHO marks coronavirus crisis as the whole world pandemic situation.
Mr. Hanks made an official statement via his personal account in Instagram. He said that he, and his wife Rita Wilson passed coronavirus test and both got positive results.
They feel quite good at the moment, feeling lightly sick. They were diagnosed with the problem at an early stage, and this helped in treatment. So far, Australia as 128 confirmed COVID-19 patients, and three of them are dead now. The number of cases in the United States is almost 1300, with 38 deaths. There also almost 126 thousand cases in the whole world including 4500 deaths. WHO has officially declared the coronavirus as a global pandemic. This fueled more panic for people worldwide causing panic-buying of goods like gloves, tissue, masks, etc.
The couple will stay in Australia for an indefinite time until they get a clean bill of health.