Mumbai, July 13
Megastar Amitabh Bachchan and his son, actor Abhishek Bachchan, who had been admitted to a hospital right here after testing optimistic for coronavirus, are “clinically stable”, hospital sources mentioned on Monday.
Amitabh, 77, and Abhishek, 44, revealed their prognosis on Twitter on July 11, saying they had been within the isolation ward of Nanavati Hospital and all of the individuals who got here of their direct contact will endure take a look at for the virus.
“They both are in the (isolation) ward and are clinically stable. At present, they do not requiring aggressive treatment. They are okay with the first line of medication. They are being given supportive therapy,” a hospital insider advised PTI.
“Their vitals and appetite are fine,” the supply added.
Assistant municipal commissioner, Ok West ward, Vishwas Mote confirmed that 26 workers members working at Bachchans’ bungalows have examined adverse for Covid-19.
“As per the laboratory report, all the staffers have tested negative for Covid-19,” he mentioned.
Another BMC official mentioned that complete 30 staffers have been quarantined, however solely 26 of them had been from excessive threat contact group, whereas the remaining had been from low threat group.
On Sunday, Amitabh’s daughter-in-law, actor Aishwarya, 46, and her eight-year-old daughter Aaradhya additionally examined optimistic for Covid -19.
Abhishek confirmed Aishwarya and Aaradhya’s prognosis on the microblogging website on Sunday, including that they are going to be “self-quarantining at home”.
The actor mentioned he and his father will “remain in hospital till the doctors decide otherwise”.
Taking to his weblog on Sunday, Amitabh thanked his admirers for his or her prayers and concern for him and his relations.
“My dearest extended family, your concern, your prayers and your wishes for Abhishek, Aishwarya, Aaradhya and me for a speedy recovery has filled me with unending gratitude. I thank you all,” the display screen icon wrote.
With 1,263 new Covid-19 circumstances being recorded on Sunday, Mumbai’s case rely has mounted to 92,720, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) mentioned. PTI