Tribune Web Desk
Chandigarh, July 12
Actor Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and her mother-in-law Jaya Bachchan examined damaging for COVID-19. They have been examined after Amitabh Bachchan and Abhishek Bachchan have been identified with the lethal illness on Saturday.
The second COVID-19 take a look at of Aishwarya and Jaya Bachchan got here out damaging.
Amitabh and his son Abhishek are “feeling better” as they get handled for coronavirus at Nanavati Hospital, Dr Abdul Samad Ansari, director of Critical Care Services on the hospital, mentioned on Sunday.
The father-son duo on Saturday posted on Twitter that they’d examined optimistic for COVID-19 and are within the hospital’s isolation ward.
“I have tested COVID positive. Shifted to hospital. Hospital informing authorities, family and staff undergone tests, results awaited,” Amitabh, 77, tweeted.
Soon after his father’s tweet, Abhishek, 44, wrote on social media that each of them had delicate signs and requested all people to be calm.
On Sunday, Ansari mentioned each the actors are “stable”.
“Both Amitabh Bachchan and Abhishek are comfortable and feeling better. General blood chemistries are acceptable with stable vitals. Both slept well and had their breakfasts. They are stable,” Ansari advised PTI.
In his tweet on Saturday night time, Abhishek mentioned the household was in contact with the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) and have been complying with the authorities.
On Sunday, a workforce from the civic physique visited Bachchan’s bungalows – Janak, Jalsa and Pratiksha for sanitisation and make contact with tracing.
“A team from BMC is present at Amitabh Bachchan’s bungalows – Janak, Jalsa and Pratiksha for sanitising the bungalow and contact tracing,” a BMC supply advised PTI.
Earlier, Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope revealed that your complete Bachchan household, together with veteran actor Jaya Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, have undergone swab take a look at for COVID-19.
Meanwhile, Mumbai Police have beefed up safety outdoors the Nanavati Hospital, the place Amitabh and his son Abhishek have been admitted.
Security has additionally been stepped up outdoors the megastar’s two bungalows in Juhu space right here, they mentioned.
After the Bachchans on Saturday mentioned they examined optimistic for coronavirus and have been admitted to hospital, some folks tried to assemble outdoors the medical facility situated in Vile Parle (West), however they have been requested to depart and never allowed to face on the street, a police official mentioned.
“We have beefed up security to avoid assembling of people outside the hospital. Other COVID-19 patients are also in the hospital, they should not face inconvenience. Our officers are outside the hospital and not allowing anyone to assemble,” Santacruz police station’s senior inspector Shriram Koregaonkar mentioned.
Additional safety has additionally been deployed outdoors the actor’s bungalows the place folks might assemble, an official from Juhu police station mentioned.
As per BMC, the coronavirus case tally in Mumbai rose to 91,457 on Saturday.
There are 22,779 energetic sufferers in Mumbai and the doubling charge is 50 days. — With PTI