New Delhi | Jagran News Desk: Bollywood actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui has been home quarantined along with his family at his ancestral home in Budhana town of Uttar Pradesh’s Muzaffarnagar district, according to media reports.

Siddiqui had reached Budhana on May 11 after which the authorities directed him and his family to remain under quarantine for 14 days till May 25.

The 45-year-old actor had got permission from the Mumbai administration to visit his hometown for Eid festival. Soon after reaching Budhana, Siddiqui, along with his wife and two children were asked to self-quarantine themselves at their home.

As per media reports, the doctors had taken samples of him and his family members and all tested negative for coronavirus.  

On the work front, the Manjhi actor will soon be seen in a web series 'Ghoomketu' (a term that appears to be inspired by 'Dhoomketu' aka comet). The series will be released on Zee 5 and also features Anurag Kashyap while actors Amitabh Bachchan, Ranveer Singh and Sonakshi Sinha will be making a filmy cameo. 

Posted By: Abhinav Gupta