Mumbai, July 11
Megastar Amitabh Bachchan and his son Abhishek Bachchan on Saturday stated they’d examined optimistic for COVID-19 and been admitted to a metropolis hospital.
The Bachchans, who’re at Nanavati Hospital, shared their well being replace on Twitter. Abhishek stated each his father and he had had gentle signs and requested everyone to be calm and never panic.
While Amitabh is 77, Abhishek is 44 years previous. “I have tested COVID positive. Shifted to Hospital. Hospital informing authorities, family and staff undergone tests, results awaited,” Amitabh tweeted. “All which were in shut proximity to me within the final 10 days are requested to please get themselves examined,” he added.
He has been moved to the isolation ward of the hospital, Nanavati Hospital sources informed PTI. Soon after his father posted his tweet, quelling hypothesis about his well being, Abhishek additionally tweeted.
“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,” Abhishek tweeted.
“The BMC has been in touch and we are complying with them,” he added. Within minutes of Amitabh’s submit, the get effectively quickly needs started pouring in, flooding Twitter and different social media platforms. Fans and his colleagues from the movie trade posted their finest needs for the star, one among India’s most liked and finest identified actors. “Get well soon sir,” stated veteran Malayalam actor Mammootty.
“Take care sir. Love you. Awaiting your tweet when you say you’re fine & going back home,” wrote filmmaker Kunal Kohli. Actor Bipasha Basu stated she was praying for his speedy restoration. South celebrity Mahesh Babu and Dulquer Salmaan in addition to actors Pankaj Tripathi, Nimrat Kaur, Rahkummar Rao and director Hansal Mehta have been amongst those that despatched him their needs.
“Get well soon Amit uncle. All my love and prayers,” actor Sonam Kapoor replied on his tweet. Amitabh has been energetic on social media by way of the lockdown, which started on March 25 to curtail the unfold of COVID-19.
The actor, who was roped in by the federal government in March to assist unfold consciousness in regards to the pandemic, has been continuously posting on Twitter and Instagram in addition to his weblog, sharing recommendation on a spread of points.
He has additionally been sharing throwback footage with household and buddies, motivational quotes, anecdotes about his cinema journey and celebrating anniversaries of his numerous movies. He was final seen in Shoojit Sircar’s “Gulabo Sitabo”, which launched on streaming platform Amazon Prime Video final month. PTI
T 3590 -I’ve examined CoviD optimistic .. shifted to Hospital .. hospital informing authorities .. household and workers undergone exams , outcomes awaited ..
All which were in shut proximity to me within the final 10 days are requested to please get themselves examined !
— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) July 11, 2020
Earlier at the moment each my father and I examined optimistic for COVID 19. Both of us having gentle signs have been admitted to hospital. We have knowledgeable all of the required authorities and our household and workers are all being examined. I request all to remain calm and never panic. Thank you. 🙏🏽
— Abhishek Bachchan (@juniorbachchan) July 11, 2020
Get effectively quickly amit uncle. All my love and prayers..
— Sonam Ok Ahuja (@sonamakapoor) July 11, 2020
Get effectively quickly sir. https://t.co/3jQHlmy1YE
— sonu sood (@SonuSood) July 11, 2020
— Paresh Rawal (@SirPareshRawal) July 11, 2020
— Parineeti Chopra (@ParineetiChopra) July 11, 2020