Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Aaradhya Bachchan are positive for COVID-19
Jaya Bachchan tests negative for COVID-19
After Amitabh Bachchan and son Abhishek Bachchan were tested positive for coronavirus yesterday Aishwarya and her mother-in-law were tested for the virus. Jaya Bachchan's results came back negative while Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Aaradhya Bachchan tested positive. This comes as the father and son will stay at the Nanavati Hospital to receive treatment for their mild symptoms.
Health Minister, Rajesh Tope told NDTV that the 77-year-old is “asymptomatic and stable”. Mumbai municipal officials have cordoned off the area outside the actor’s home in Mumbai, deeming it a “containment zone”. Mumbai mayor Kishori Pednekar told the Hindustan Times, "BMC has carried sanitisation of Amitabh Bachchan’s residence today morning, and it has been declared as containment zone starting today. No-one will be allowed to enter or exit from the house. Mumbai Police has also done barricading there. Only supply for essential items will be allowed.”
Meanwhile social media has seen an outpouring of support for the family. India’s Health Minister Harsh Vardhan said, "Dear Amitabh ji, I join the whole Nation in wishing you a quick recovery! After all, you are the idol of millions in this country, an iconic superstar! We will all take good care of you. Best wishes for a speedy recovery!"