Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan tests positive for Covid-19, admitted to Nanavati Hospital

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Amitabh Bachchan
Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan was on Saturday evening admitted to Nanavati Hospital in Mumbai after he tested positive for Covid-19. 
"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 !" the actor said in a post on social media platform Twitter.



The legendary actor was last seen in director Shoojit Sircar’s Gulabo Sitabo, where he starred alongside Ayushmann Khurrana. The film premiered on an OTT platform after the coronavirus pandemic-induced nationwide lockdown prevented it from getting released in cinemal halls.
His upcoming film ventures include Brahmastra, Chehre and Jhund.Big B, has he is fondly called, was clinical in his efforts to help stranded migrants get back to their homes. He arranged special flights to help around 700 migrants to fly from Mumbai to Lucknow last month. 
Bachchan had organised four special flights to send about 180 migrant workers in each of the flights. The migrants hailed from Unnao, Gonda, Lucknow and other districts of Uttar Pradesh, and they thanked the actor his act of kindness.

Source: Timesnw