Amitabh Bachchan  |  Photo Credit: Twitter
- He was accompanied by his son Abhishek Bachchan to the hospital
- Several political leaders prayed for his speedy recovery and wished him good health
- The legendary actor was last seen on the silver screen in director Shoojit Sircar’s Gulabo Sitabo, where he starred alongside Ayushmann Khurrana
Mumbai:Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan and his son Abhishek were on Saturday evening admitted to Nanavati Hospital in Mumbai after they tested positive for Covid-19. The veteran actor made the announcement on social media moments after news broke of his health situation. Abhishek accompanied the megastar to the hospital.
“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 !” the 77-year-old actor said in a post on social media platform Twitter.
Several political leaders prayed for his speedy recovery and wished him good health. Those who wished him inclduded former Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis, Shiv Sena MP Priyanka Chaturvedi, Congress leader Jyotiraditya Scindia and Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan.
The legendary actor was last seen on the silver screen in director Shoojit Sircar’sGulabo Sitabo, where he starred alongside Ayushmann Khurrana. The fi