Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan has denied that he has tested negative for COVID-19. Earlier, there were media reports that Big B had tested negative for coronavirus.
Apart from Amitabh in the Bachchan family, son Abhishek Bachchan, daughter-in-law Aishwarya Rai Bachchan (46), and granddaughter Aaradhya Bachchan (8) had also tested positive for novel coronavirus earlier this month.
The father-son duo had got themselves admitted to Nanavati Hospital in Mumbai after testing positive for COVID-19. Later, Aishwarya and Aaradhya had also tested positive. Aishwarya had remained under home quarantine initially but was taken to hospital after developing symptoms.
The megastar had later expressed gratitude towards his well-wishers and fans, who had offered prayers for his family. The 77-year-old actor used to post regularly on social media updating his well-wishers about his health.
“In happy times, in times of illness, you are near and dear, our good wishers, our fans have ever given us unstinting love, affection care, and prayer .. we express our bountiful gracious gratitude to you all .. in these circumstances hospital protocol, restrictive,” Amitabh had posted on Twitter alongside a photograph with Abhishek.
(with inputs from TimesNowNews)