Tribune Web Desk
Chandigarh, July 12
Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who examined COVID-19 constructive on Saturday, is now “stable with mild symptoms” and is presently admitted within the isolation unit of Mumbai’s Nanavati Super Speciality Hospital.
The 77-year-old’s son Abhishek was additionally admitted after testing constructive for the lethal illness.
Other than Amitabh and Abhishek, the remainder of the Bachchan clan, together with Jaya Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan have additionally undergone checks for coronavirus antigen take a look at, which examined destructive, however in an effort to be fully certain, the Bachchan clan’s swab checks have been additionally accomplished and stories are awaited.
On Saturday night, Amitabh Bachchan revealed his coronavirus prognosis in a tweet, during which he wrote: “I have tested COVID-19 positive… shifted to hospital… hospital informing authorities .. family and staff undergone tests, results awaited…All that have been in close proximity to me in the last 10 days are requested to please get themselves tested!”
An hour after Amitabh’s tweet, Abhishek Bachchan additionally revealed in a tweet that he’s COVID-19 constructive. “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,” he wrote on Twitter.
However, on Sunday morning, the Bombay Municipal Corporation officers have reached Jalsa (Big B’s home) for sanitation.
Meanwhile, Mumbai Police have beefed up safety exterior the Nanavati Hospital, the place Amitabh and his son Abhishek have been admitted.
Security has additionally been stepped up exterior the megastar’s two bungalows in Juhu space right here, they stated.
After the Bachchans on Saturday stated they examined constructive for coronavirus and have been admitted to hospital, some folks tried to assemble exterior the medical facility positioned in Vile Parle (West), however they have been requested to go away 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 folks might assemble, an official from Juhu police station stated.
While Amitabh is 77, Abhishek is 44 years previous. — With PTI