Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan admitted to Mumbai’s Nanavati hospital

Amitabh Bachchan

It was only Saturday morning that reports stated that fellow B-town actress Rekha's building was sealed by the BMC after a security guard tested positive for COVID-19. The news was shared by the megastar himself on his Twitter page.

"Earlier today both my father and I tested positive for COVID 19". The legendary actor is admitted to the Nanavati Hospital. Both of us having mild symptoms have been admitted to hospital.

In his tweet, the Gulabo Sitabo actor wrote that his family members have undergone the test too. I request all to stay calm and not panic.

On his Twitter page, Amitabh Bachchan wrote, "T 3590 -I have tested CoviD positive. shifted to Hospital. hospital informing authorities. family and staff undergone tests, results awaited".


Ever since the lockdown started easing, Abhishek Bachchan had been photographed a few times in Mumbai visiting a dubbing studio.

Abhishek Bachchan was recently seen in the Amazon Prime Video series Breathe: Into The Shadows.

The news of Amitabh Bachchan being infected with the coronavirus triggered a storm of reactions from fans to films stars and businessmen to politicians. His upcoming films include Anurag Basu's Ludo, Kookie Gulati's The Big Bull, in which he plays disgraced Indian stockbroker Harshad Mehta, and Diya Annapurna Ghosh's Bob Biswas, based on the eponymous assassin from Sujoy Ghosh's 2012 hit Kahaani.

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