October actress Banita Sandhu has been tested positive for COVID-19. The actress was shooting for Kavita and Teresa in Kolkata when she was diagnosed with the virus. Reportedly, she was admitted to a private hospital after she refused to get treated at a government hospital. The actress recently returned to India. A person from the same flight tested positive for the new strain of corona. The actress was taken to Beliaghata Infectious Diseases Hospital where the patients of new strain are getting admitted as soon as she tested positive for COVID-19. Officials had to inform the state secretariat and the health department as Banita wouldn't come out of the ambulance and wanted to leave.