Veteran Bollywood actor, Amitabh Bachchan tested positive for COVID-19 and has been hospitalised.
Bachchan made this known via his Twitter handle on Saturday.
The 77-year-old actor noted that his family and staff have submitted their sample for test and the results are awaited.
He further urged those who had made contact with him in the past 10 days should get themselves tested.
“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!”
T 3590 -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 Bachchan (@SrBachchan) July 11, 2020