The 77-year-old was admitted to Mumbai’s Nanavati Hospital, later tests confirm Covid-19 infection. Son Abhishek tests positive too. Film industry, fans , the nation pray for their quick recovery.
By Mayur Lookhar
Superstar Amitabh Bachchan and Abhishek have tested positive for the Coronavirus. Bachchan senior was first brought to Mumbai’s Nanavati Hospital, where subsequent tests revealed the actor suffering from the Covid-19 infection.
The 77-year-old tweeted about testing positive for Covid-19 and urged all those who he came in contact with in the last few days to get themselves tested too.
“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!,” tweeted Bachchan.
His family members were tested and unfortunately, his son Abhishek, too, tested has positive.
“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,” tweed Abhishek.
As soon as the veteran actor posted the worrying news, fans and members from the film fraternity wished the actor a speedy recovery.
It just weren’t film artistes but sports stars, too, wished the veteran actor a speedy recovery.
Many years ago, while filming for Coolie , Bachchan was seriously injured when shooting for an action scene. Back then, the nation prayed for their beloved superstar who made a successful recovery. then. Now we urge the nation and fans all over the world to pray for a quick recovery of the legend and Abbishek Bachchan.