Top Chef Masters star Floyd Cardoz has died from the coronavirus at the age of 59, according to reports.
Cardoz passed on Wednesday at Mountainside Medical Centre in New Jersey, according to a spokesperson for Hunger Inc. Hospitality Group, Cardoz’ company, the Daily Mail reported.
He then flew to Frankfurt, Germany, and finally to New York City during the first week of March.
But when he got to New York, he began feeling bad and checked into a hospital in New York City.
Cardoz, a native of Bombay, competed on Bravo’s Top Chef Masters in 2011 and won the top prize that season.
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Sincere apologies everyone. I am sorry for causing undue panic around my earlier post. I was feeling feverish and hence as a precautionary measure, admitted myself into hospital in New York. I was hugely anxious about my state of health and my post was highly irresponsible causing panic in several quarters. I returned to New York on March 8th via Frankfurt