Aishwarya Rai, Aaradhya and Jaya Bachchan test COVID-19 negative in antigen test, swab test reports to come today
New Delhi | Jagran Entertainment Desk: The swab test results of famous Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, her daughter Aaradhya Bachchan and mother-in-law Jaya Bachchan are expected to come on Sunday, said Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope while adding that the coronavirus antigen test reports of the three have come negative.
In a video message, Tope on Saturday said that megastar Amitabh Bachchan and his son Abhishek, who were admitted to a hospital after testing COVID-19 positive, have also undergone rapid antigen testing and wished a speedy recovery to father-son duo.
"Both Amitabh Bachchan and Abhishek Bachchan underwent Antigen test and they have tested positive for COVID-19. Other family members including Jaya Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan were also tested and their results will come on Sunday," news agency ANI quoted Tope as saying.
"As Bachchan ji has specifically said in his tweet that all people who came in contact with him past five to seven days should get tested and quarantine themselves. I pray to god that Amitabh Bachchan Ji recovers from this soon," Tope further said.
Earlier, Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan and his son Abhishek Bachchan took to Twitter to inform that they have been tested positive for coronavirus and have been admitted to Mumbai’s Nanavati Hospital.
"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!" Amitabh tweeted.
Soon after, Abhishek Bachchan also tweeted the news of him being tested positive. He wrote, "Earlier today 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. I request all to stay calm and not panic. Thank you."
Amitabh was last seen in Shoojit Sircar's “Gulabo Sitabo”, which released on streaming platform Amazon Prime Video last month. Abhishek made his digital debut on Friday with Amazon's “Breathe: Into the Shadows”. The actor's performance in the series is receiving positive reviews.
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