Amitabh Bachchan and Abhishek Bachchan tested positive for coronavirus, admitted in hospital

Amitabh Bachchan and Abhishek Bachchan
Bollywood actors Amitabh Bachchan and his son Abhishek Bachchan both were tested positive for COVID-19 on Saturday.

Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope said they have undergone rapid antigen testing and admitted to Mumbai's Nanavati Hospital after testing positive for Coronavirus.

Amitabh took to Twitter to share the news. "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 !t," Amitabh Bachchan tweeted.

Soon after Amitabh Bachchan shared his coronavirus diagnosis, his son and actor Abhishek Bachchan revealed he has tested positive for COVID-19.

While informing fans that his father and he have “mild symptoms” he asked people not to panic and “stay calm”. Abhishek took to Twitter and 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.”

Celebrities and fans across the country wishing Amitabh Bachchan and Abhishek Bachchan a speedy recovery on social media.


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