After a slew of international celebrities and politicians testing positive, it has been found that Bollywood’s first family has also fallen victim to the Coronavirus (COVID-19). Within quick succession, first Amitabh and Abhishek Bachchan tested positive and then it was the turn of Aishwarya and daughter Aaradhya to test positive. Jaya Bachchan, on the other hand, has tested negative for this infectious disease.
Abhishek took to Twitter to convey 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.”
Amitabh and Abhishek Bachchan have been admitted to Nanavati hospital in Mumbai for now. From here Amitabh Bachchan recorded a message thanking all Doctors and nurses who have been at the forefront in battling this pandemic.
Watch: Amitabh Bachchan is Thanking Doctors, Nurses At Nanavati Hospital During Covid-19 Treatment
The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation(BMC) has declared all 4 of the Bachchan family’s bunglows as containment zones and have started disinfecting them. They have also started tracing those who were in contact with the family to screen them from Covid-19.
Let us hope for the best and wish that all patients recover from this infection.