New Delhi | Jagran Entertainment Desk: Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan, who tested positive for the novel coronavirus on Saturday, is currently hospitalised at the Nanavati Hospital in Mumbai. Even though the 77-year-old actor is in isolation, he is still keeping up with his daily routine of wishing members of his ‘extended family’ on their birthdays.

Amitabh, who is commonly known as ‘Big B’, took to Tiwtter to wish one of his “extended family” members on his birthday late Sunday night. He wrote, “Birthday - EF - Manoj Kumar Ojha .. Taran Ghantasala.. Monday, July 13 .. birthday wishes to you both and the greetings and wishes .. for happiness ever.”

He further thanked his fans for their wishes and prayers and wrote, “My dearest Ef .. your concern, your prayers and your wishes for Abhishek, Aishwarya, Aaradhya and me for a speedy recovery has filled me with unending gratitude .. I thank you all ..” 

The Sholay actor is overwhelmed by all the love he is continuously receiving for the speedy recovery. On Sunday, he took to Twitter while receiving treatment for COVID-19 in the hospital and wrote, “T 3591 - ... to them that have expressed their concern, their prayers and their wishes for Abhishek Aishwarya Aaradhya and me .. my unending gratitude and love”. 

Big B also shared another tweet thanking fans and wrote, “It shall not be possible for me to acknowledge and respond to all the prayers and wishes expressed by them that have shown concern towards Abhishek, Aishwarya, Aaradhya and me .. I put my hands together and say ..Folded hands ..Thank you for your eternal love and affection”

The Shahenshah of Bollywood Amitabh on Saturday informed fans that he has tested positive for the novel coronavirus. The actor also requested people to get tested who have been in close proximity to him in the last ten days. Along with him, Abhishek, Aishwarya and Aaradhya Bachchan have also tested positive for the deadly infection.

According to reports, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Aradhya Bachchan are currently home quarantined whereas Amitabh and Abhishek are hospitalised at the Nanavati Hospital in Mumbai.

Posted By: Aalok Sensharma