Hours after Amitabh Bachchan and Abhishek Bachchan tested positive for coronavirus, news has also emerged about Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and eight-year old, Aaradhya Bachchan, have also tested positive for the illness. The news was confirmed by Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope.
He tweeted, “Smt.Aishwarya Rai Bacchan & Daughter Aaradhya Abhishek Bacchan have also been detected positive for Covid19. Smt. Jaya Bachhan ji is tested negative for covid19. We wish the Bacchan Family to get well soon with a speedy recovery.”
Earlier, the Mumbai Mayor had declared Aishwarya and Aaradhya returning negative for coronavirus. However, it seems that news was premature.
Amitabh Bachchan and son, Abhishek Bachchan were admitted to Mumbai’s Nanavati Hospital after it was revealed that they tested positive for coronavirus. Aishwarya and Aaradhya will quarantine at home.
Jaya Bachchan’s results came back negative for the disease.