Actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and her daughter Aaradhya have also tested positive for coronavirus, hours after her husband Abhishek Bachchan and father-in-law, megastar Amitabh Bachchan contracted the infection, Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope confirmed.
Rest of the family members – Jaya Bachchan, Shweta Bachchan Nanda and her children Agastya and Navya Naveli – have tested negative for COVID-19.
Earlier in the day, it was said that Jaya, Aishwarya and Aaradhya have tested negative. However, the final test reports came at 2.30 pm on Saturday.
Amitabh Bachchan on Saturday night revealed about his illness via social media and minutes later, Abhishek too said that he has tested positive for coronavirus. The father-son duo is currently admitted to Mumbai Nanavati Hospital.
A sanitisation drive was carried out at the Bachchans’ Jalsa residence in the morning and a team of doctors also arrived to take samples of those whose tests were pending. Their home is now a containment zone and no one is allowed to enter or exit the place.