Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan has tested positive for coronavirus and has been admitted to Mumbai’s Nanavati hospital. The actor confirmed that he had tested positive in a tweet on on Saturday evening.
“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 said in a tweet late on Saturday.
As soon as the news of Bachchan being admitted to the hospital broke out, the social media users trended #AmitabhBachchan on Twitter.
This is a developing story. Details awaited.