Amitabh Bachchan, one of the most celebrated actors of all time in the country, tweeted on Saturday that he has tested coronavirus positive. He cautioned those who have come in contact with him to take the COVID-19 test. Several prominent personalities and thousands of users wished him a speedy recovery on Twitter.
“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,” he tweeted.
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
Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis wished health to the star in a tweet.
We all wish and pray for your speedy recovery!
Get well soon @SrBachchan ji ! https://t.co/RX8FrWWDx9
— Devendra Fadnavis (@Dev_Fadnavis) July 11, 2020
Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan also tweeted to wish the actor.