Tribune Web Desk
Chandigarh/Mumbai, July 12
Actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and her 8-year-old daughter Aaradhya Bachchan additionally examined constructive for coronavirus—a growth that comes a day after her actor husband Abhishek Bachchan and father-in-law Amitabh Bachchan stated they’d examined constructive.
Abhishek Bachchan—who introduced he had examined constructive minutes after his father, Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan had accomplished so on Twitter—said in a tweet on Sunday that each his spouse and daughter had examined constructive and shall be “self-quarantining at home”, and that the remainder of his family—including his actress-politician mom Jaya Bachchan—had examined adverse.
“Aishwarya and Aaradhya have also tested COVID-19 positive. They will be self quarantining at home. The BMC has been updated of their situation and are doing the needful.The rest of the family including my Mother have tested negative. Thank you all for your wishes and prayers,” his first tweet stated.
A second tweet stated he had his father have been each at a hospital. The father-son duo are within the isolation ward of Mumbai’s Nanavati hospital.
“My father and I remain in hospital till the doctors decide otherwise. Everyone please remain cautious and safe. Please follow all rules,” the tweet stated.
The tweets confirming Aishwarya Rai Bachchan’s coronavirus standing got here after there was some confusion over whether or not she and her daughter had examined constructive.
This confusion was primarily brought on by Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope first tweeting that they’d “tested COVID-19 positive” however later deleting that tweet.
Earlier on Sunday, Mumbai Mayor Kishori Pednekar had stated Jaya Bachchan and Aishwarya had examined adverse for coronavirus.
The mayor had stated the Bachchan residence is now a containment zone and all residents have been quarantined for 14 days.
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, stated on Sunday.
On Sunday, Ansari stated 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.
After the Bachchans on Saturday stated they examined constructive for coronavirus and have been admitted to hospital, some individuals tried to assemble exterior 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 stated.
“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 stated.
Additional safety has additionally been deployed exterior the actor’s bungalows the place individuals could assemble, an official from Juhu police station stated.
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 price is 50 days. — With PTI