Amitabh Bachchan has tested positive for coronavirus. He has been admitted to Mumbai’s Nanavati hospital.

Amitabh Bachchan took to Twitter to share the news. He tweeted, “I have tested CoviD positive .. shifted to Hospital .. hospital informing authorities .. family and staff undergone tests , results awaited ..All that have been in close proximity to me in the last 10 days are requested to please get themselves tested!”

Bachchan was last seen in Shoojit Sircar’s Gulabo Sitabo alongside Ayushmann Khurrana. The film premiered on an OTT platform (Amazon Prime Video) after the coronavirus pandemic-induced nationwide lockdown stopped it from getting released in cinema halls.

His forthcoming films include Brahmastra, Chehre and Jhund.

Wishes from celebs have started to pour in for the actor 



Mammootty: @SrBachchan Get well soon sir

DABBOO RATNANI: @SrBachchan Wishing You A Speedy Recovery Uncle Lots of Love 

Dulquer Salmaan: @SrBachchan Get well soon sir ! Wishing and praying for your speedy recovery !

Bipasha Basu: Praying for your speedy recovery Sir Durga Durga

Rajkummar Rao: Prayers sir !! Sending you lots of love and strength. 🙏

(This is a developing story. More details are awaited)