The Om Shanti Om girl, who is presently shooting in London for Housefull opposite Akshay Kumar was suffering from a viral infection, tests have now proved that it is malaria.
But the brave girl is sporting enough, as she shot major sequences with her co-star Akshay Kumar. Despite high fever Deepika even managed the still shoot for several scenes.
As per sources, "Two days after she landed in London for the shoot, she felt feverish. Assuming it to be an under the weather situation, she began popping painkillers, but the fever would not subside. She also had shivering. The unit folk then took her to a doctor and she was diagnosed with malaria."
A birdie informs that, beau Ranbir Kapoor, who is in Mumbai, is extremely worried and is keeping check through calls and SMSes.