Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchan and son tests positive for coronavirus :
As the world continues to grapple with the novel coronavirus, many more people are getting infected and one of such is popular actor, Amitabh Bachchan who recently tested positive for the virus alongside his son, Abhishek Bachchan.
The Bollywood actor and his son have been taken to Nanavati Hospital in Mumbai and both have exhibited mild symptoms, according to a tweet by his son who is also an actor.
Following the development, the prolific actor revealed that the rest of his family and staff have undergone tests and are currently awaiting their results.
Bollywood star and his son have both been admitted at a Mumbia hospital. Photo credit: @bachchan
The 77-year-old actor tweeted on Saturday, July 11, “I have tested CoviD 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!”
His son Abhishek, also took to Twitter to confirm the news.
“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,” he tweeted.