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COVID-19 enters Bachchan family; see who all are affected

The Shahenshah of Bollywood was last seen in director Shoojit Sircar’s Gulabo Sitabo, where he starred alongside Ayushmann Khurrana.

Mumbai: Just minutes after legendary actor Amitabh Bachchan was on Saturday (July 11) evening admitted to Nanavati Hospital in Mumbai after he tested positive for COVID-19, his son Abhishek too tested positive for the same. Abhishek like his father has been admitted to the same hospital.   “T 3590 -I have tested CoviD 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!” he tweeted.  

The Shahenshah of Bollywood was last seen in director Shoojit Sircar’s Gulabo Sitabo, where he starred alongside Ayushmann Khurrana. The film premiered on an OTT platform after the coronavirus pandemic-induced nationwide lockdown prevented it from getting released in cinemas. His upcoming film ventures include Brahmastra, Chehre and Jhund.

Breaking the news on Twitter Abhishek wrote, “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.”

 

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