Legendary Indian actor Amitabh Bachchan and son Abhishek have tested positive for COVID-19. This was confirmed in a tweet by the veteran actor.
Senior Bachchan was admitted to Nanavati Hospital in Mumbai after complaining of breathing problems. The news followed soon after that his son, Abishek had also tested positive for the deadly virus.
On Twitter, his son posted “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. 🙏🏽“
The 77-year old senior actor’s last appearance on the screen was in Shoojit Sarkar’s comedy-drama Gulabo Sitabo that released on Amazon Prime Video.