MUMBAI || In a shocking piece of news coming from Mumbai, Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan on Saturday tested positive for the dreaded Coronavirus. The 77-year-old actor tweeted this news from his official account. His actor son Abhishek Bachchan has also tested positive for the dreaded virus.
He further informed that he has since been taken to a medical facility. “I have tested CoviD positive .. shifted to Hospital .. hospital informing authorities .. family and staff underwent tests, results awaited .. All that have been in close proximity to me in the last 10 days are requested to please get themselves tested !t,” he wrote on the microblogging site.
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, Bachchan Junior said in a Tweet.
Maharashtra has seen a huge surge in COVID cases in recent days.