Actor Amitabh Bachchan and his son Abhishek Bachchan were admitted in Mumbai’s Nanavati Super speciality Hospital yesterday evening after testing positive for COVID-19. The actors have reported to be in stable condition with mild infections and said to be in the Hospital’s isolation unit.
Amitabh Bacchan shared the news with a tweet,’ I have tested COVID-19 positive… shifted to hospital… hospital informing authorities .. family and staff undergone tests, results awaited…All that have been in close proximity to me in the last 10 days are requested to please get themselves tested!
An hour after Amitabh’s tweet, Abhishek also revealed in a tweet that he has also tested positive for the COVID-19. He wrote,’Earlier today, both my father and I tested positive for COVID-19. Both of us having mild symptoms have been admitted to hospital. We have informed all the required authorities and our family and staff are all being tested. I request all to stay calm and not panic. Thank you.’
Doctors at Nanavati Hospital declared that both actors are stable , have mild symptoms and their vitals are under control. BMC workers have also started the sanitisation work at their bungalow Jalsa along with their office.
Bachchan Sr. also shared a video in which he urges the people to respect the doctors and nurses who are like god for everyone. He is thankful for their sincere efforts to save humankind.
The rest of the Bachchan family members Aishwarya and Aryadhya have also reportedly tested positive for the coronavirus today morning. Jaya Bachchan has reported negative for the coronavirus.