Guwahati: Moments after Amitabh Bachchan tested COVID-19 positive, sources have stated that Amitabh Bachchan's son Abhishek Bachchan, too has tested positive for the much-dreaded virus. This has been confirmed by Nanavati Hospital.
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. 🙏🏽— Abhishek Bachchan (@juniorbachchan) July 11, 2020
Sources state that Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope has said that Amitabh Bachchan is asymptomatic.
"T 3590 -I have tested CoviD positive .. shifted to Hospital .. hospital informing authorities .. family and staff have 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 !", the senior Bachchan wrote in a tweet moments earlier, disclosing his COVID-19 positive status
This is a developing story. More details are awaited.