Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan tests positive for coronavirus. He himself informed through twitter. He is been admitted in Nanavati Hospital in Mumbai.
He wrote, “I have tested Covid positive .. Shifted to hospital informing authorities .. family and staff u dergone tests. results awaited .. All that have been in close proximity to me in the last 10 days requested to get themselves tested!”
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 !
— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) July 11, 2020
The senior actor had been staying at home ever since the lockdown began on March 25, he had recently shot promotional content for the quiz show ‘Kaun Banega Crorepati’ and other projects at his home and hence had contact with the production crew who came to his house.
People from all walks of life responded to Bachchan’s tweet, wishes for his speedy recovery.
“Get well soon amit uncle. All my love and prayers” wrote Sonam.
Get well soon amit uncle. All my love and prayers..
— Sonam K Ahuja (@sonamakapoor) July 11, 2020
“Get well soon Ajooba❤️🙏 praying for speedy recovery.” wrote Bhuvan bam.
Get well soon Ajoba♥️🙏🏼 Praying for your recovery.
— Bhuvan Bam (@Bhuvan_Bam) July 11, 2020
“Prayers sir !! Sending you lots of love and strength,” wrote actor Rajkummar Rao on Twitter.
Prayers sir !! Sending you lots of love and strength. 🙏 https://t.co/9LsFvbZIXq
— Rajkummar Rao (@RajkummarRao) July 11, 2020
Big B was last seen in Shoojit Sircar’s comedy-drama Gulabo Sitabo alongside Ayushmann Khurrana. The film was initially going to be released in theatres, but due to the coronavirus pandemic, it premiered on Amazon Prime Video.