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GeoLocator returns null from second time

Hello Folks,

I have been trying get Location of the device using GeoLocator plugin. Everything works fine for the first time but it runs into NPE further. I have no idea whats happening here, Im new to Xamarin and trying to learn. I'm trying access only in iOS for now. Please help me, its been 3 days.

Here is the code.

public class FeedPage : ContentPage

    CLLocationManager locManager = new CLLocationManager();
    Position position;
    public FeedPage()
        Title = "News Feed";
        Icon = "tab_feed.png";
        Padding = new Thickness(0, 20, 0, 0);

        var description = new Label
            Text = "Learn how to use Xamarin to leverage your skills in Microsoft Visual Studio \" +\n\t\t\t\t\"and C# to build cross-platform apps that run on both Android and iOS, and embrace the features and capabilities of each platform."

        var lattitude = new Label();

        var longitude = new Label();

        var stackLayout = new StackLayout();


        var locator = CrossGeolocator.Current;
        locator.DesiredAccuracy = 50;

        async Task<double> getLocation(){
            var position =  await locator.GetLastKnownLocationAsync();
            return position.Latitude;

        position.Latitude = getLocation().Result;
        Content = stackLayout;


I have added these add keys to info.plist and successfully gave access to location services.
This app needs to access location.
This app needs to access location.

Thank you, happy holidays!


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