Actor Amitabh Bachchan tests positive for COVID-19

Actor Amitabh Bachchan has been admitted to a Mumbai hospital after testing positive for COVID-19. The 77-year-old actor confirmed the news on Twitter, adding that his family and staff also are being tested for the same.

“I have tested CoviD positive .. shifted to Hospital .. hospital informing authorities .. family and staff undergone tests, results awaited .. All that are in close proximity to me within the last 10 days are requested to please get themselves tested !” Amitabh confirmed on Twitter.

He was last seen in Shoojit Sarkar’s Gulabo Sitabo, which released on Amazon Prime. Two of his films, Jhund and Chehre are ready for release. he’s also working in Ayan Mukherji’s Brahmastra along with Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt.