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The widespread of the deadly Coronavirus has taken a toll on all of us. The gravity of the situation is such that stepping out of our home seems like a difficult task as a sense of fear is always loitering in our minds. With masks, gloves and covered faces, we have even forgotten the feeling of breathing fresh air. Every moment the threat is increasing, making us paranoid. Amidst it, the news our closed ones being tested positive makes us even more scared and restless. (Also Read: Sushant Singh Rajput's Brother-In-Law, OP Singh Pens A Memoir For His 'Warrior Prince')
Since the onset of the COVID-19, we have been witnessing celebrities sharing the news of being tested positive. It was on July 11, 2020, when the news of Amitabh Bachchan and Abhishek Bachchan being tested positive for COVID-19 flashed the news feeds. The father-son duo was taken to the hospital immediately and a day later, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Aaradhya Bachchan were tested positive. After staying in the hospital for 10 days, Aishwarya and Aaradhya have recovered from COVID-19 as they have been tested negative and are discharged from the hospital.
On July 27, 2020, Amitabh Bachchan expressed his happiness on the news of his daughter-in-law, and granddaughter being discharged from the hospital after recovering the deadly virus. The Bollywood icon couldn’t hold back his tears as he shared the news with his fans. Sharing a picture of Aishwarya and Aaradhya, Amit ji wrote, “Apni chhoti bitiya aur bahurani ko aspatal se mukti milne par, main rok na paaya apne aansoo. Prabhu teri kripa apaar, aprampaar.”
Abhishek Bachchan too had expressed his happiness on the same and had shared the news on his Twitter handle. Thanking everyone for their good wishes and prayers, Abhishek had written, “Thank you all for your continued prayers and good wishes. Indebted forever. Aishwarya and Aaradhya have thankfully tested negative and have been discharged from the hospital. They will now be at home. My father and I remain in hospital under the care of the medical staff.”
After the news of Amitabh Bachchan and Abhishek Bachchan being tested positive had started doing the rounds, the veteran had himself confirmed the news. Posting a picture of himself on his social media handle, Amit ji had written, “This evening I tested positive for COVID 19 .. have been shifted to Hospital .. authorities informed .. family and staff tested results awaited .. all those that came in close proximity to me in the last 10 days please get yourself tested." (Also Read: Arpita Khan Sharma Shares A Perfect Family Picture, Gives A Sneak-Peak Of Their Weekend)
On July 12, 2020, Abhishek had taken to his Instagram handle and had posted a picture of him. Along with it, he had written, "Yesterday, both my father and I tested positive for COVID-19. Both of us having mild symptoms have been admitted to hospital. We have informed all the required authorities and our family and staff are all being tested. The BMC has been in touch and we are complying with them. I request all to stay calm and not panic. Thank you."
Health Minister, Rajesh Tope had confirmed the news of Aishwarya and Aaradhya being COVID-19 positive on his Twitter handle. His tweet could be read as "Smt.Aishwarya Rai Bacchan and 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." (Also Read: Harbhajan Singh's Daughter, Hinaya Cuts Her Unique Frozen-Themed Birthday Cake)
We pray for Amit ji and Abhishek’s speedy recovery!
Born on October 11, 1942, in Allahabad, to Teji Bachchan, a social activist and Harivansh Rai Bachchan, a poet, Inquilaab, who was later named Amitabh Bachchan, became ‘the light that never dies’ for millions. Beginning his career in Bollywood with Saat Hindustani in 1969, no Zanjeer or Deewar became anRead More