We reported a few days ago that English actor Idris Elda has announced his on confirmation of tested positive to Coronavirus.
in the video as he announces that his wife Sabrina Dhowre was sitting by his side.
Sabrina being by his side during that time made Idris got a lot of backlash from people as she might also get infected.
well, the actor has finally explained why Sabrina stayed by his side.
in a live video, Idris Elba said;
“Yesterday was good and bad. Bad because I tested positive, but it was also good because it opened up a lot of conversation around it. I think it made it a lot more real for some people. It definitely made it more real for me and my family.
“There were so many positive responses too, you know, me talking about it. Some negative too. But there were some definite positive ones. I certainly felt…my wife and I felt like it was the right thing to do, to share it with you guys.
“Right now though, I am feeling okay. I woke up this morning, didn’t have any symptoms. My voice is a little tired…checking my fever twice a day. Feel good, feel okay. Been doing a lot of reading about it. You know, asymptomatic is what comes up.”
Talking about his wife, Idris added;
“Sabrina‘s good too. Sabrina today finally managed to get a test, and we’re thankful for that. Generally, Sabrina‘s fine. Nervous of course. Worried. Just for clarification, Sabrina wanted to be by my side.”
“We calculated that risk and decided to be together. I hope you guys can understand that.”
Idris concluded that his wife also tested positive.