Over the last two days, many members of the Bachchan family have tested positive for the novel Covid-19 virus. Initially, only Amitabh Bachchan
and Abhishek Bachchan
shifted to the Nanavati Hospital but on Sunday Aishwarya and Aaradhya did too. On Monday an insider source told PTI that the Amitabh Bachchan and Abhishek Bachchan are in stable condition. The report also confirmed that neither of them requires aggressive treatment.
Amitabh Bachchan revealed the news himself about testing positive for Coronavirus on Saturday. He wrote, "This evening I have been tested CoviD positive and have been shifted to hospital .. family and staff have undergone tests .. results awaited .. hospital shall inform authorities .. all those that have come in close proximity to me in the last 10 days please get yourself tested.”
The source told PTI, "They both are in the (isolation) ward and are clinically stable. At present, they do not requiring aggressive treatment. They are okay with the first line of medication. They are being given supportive therapy."
"Their vitals and appetite are fine," the source added.
Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan also shared updates of his routine on his personal blog on Monday. He wrote, "Birthday - EF - Manoj Kumar Ojha .. Taran Ghantasala.. Monday, July 13 .. birthday wishes to you both and the greetings and wishes .. for happiness ever.” Thanking his fans for their wishes, he added, “My dearest Ef .. your concern, your prayers and your wishes for Abhishek, Aishwarya, Aaradhya and me for a speedy recovery has filled me with unending gratitude .. I thank you all."