"I’m very healthy and safe"
Rumours had it that the martial arts legend was suffering had contracted COVID-19 and was in quarantine. Fans even sent the Rush Hour star protective face masks.
However, Chan has since taken to social media to clarify that he has not contracted the virus and is rather healthy.
“Firstly, I’d like to take this opportunity to say “thank you” for everybody’s concern!” Chan wrote on Facebook. “I’m very healthy and safe, and haven’t been quarantined. I’ve received many messages from friends asking if I’m ok.”
“Your love and concern is so heartwarming. Thank you! I’ve also received some very special gifts from fans all over the world during this very difficult time. Thank you for the face masks. Your thoughtfulness is well received! And I’ve asked my lovely staff to donate your kindness through official organisations to those who need it most. Thank you!”
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