Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchan revealed that he tested positive for Coronavirus on his official Twitter account, and that he was admitted to the hospital in Mumbai, accompanied by his son Abhishek Bachchan, after he tested positive for Coronavirus as well.
Amitabh wrote: “T 3590 -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!”
Meanwhile, Abhishek tweeted: “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. ??”
Once the artists announced the news, several political leaders prayed for their speedy recovery and wished them well, including Maharashtra Prime Minister Devendra Vadnavis, Member of Parliament Priyanka Chaturvedi, Congress Leader Geotheraditya Cindia, and others.