Amitabh Bachchan and family diagnosed with COVID-19

Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan along with his family has been diagnosed with COVID-19 coronavirus.

Veteran Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan has been diagnosed with COVID-19 coronavirus and has been shifted to Mumbai’s Nanavati Hospital.

The 77-year old actor took to social media to announce the development, urging those who have been in contact with him in the past 10 days to get tested for the novel virus as well.

Meanwhile, his son Abhishek Bachchan, and daughter in law Aishwarya and granddaughter Aaradhya have also tested positive for the novel virus and are self-isolating at their residence, said Abhishek Bachchan in tweet.

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Whereas, the rest of the family including Amitabh Bachchan’s wife Jaya Bachchan have tested negative for COVID-19.

Amitabh Bachchan has expressed his gratitude towards fans for thir wishes and prayers for the Bachchan family.

 “It shall not be possible for me to acknowledge and respond to all the prayers and wishes expressed by them that have shown concern towards Abhishek, Aishwarya, and me,” he tweeted.

Meanwhile authorities have sealed Amitabh Bachchan’s four bungalows in Mumbai city, where the actor lived with his family.