In what it could be a shocker, Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan tested positive for the ongoing pandemic and admitted to Nanavati Hospital in Mumbai for treatment accordingly.
The legendary actor himself revealed the news on the micro-blogging site Twitter. He urged people who came in contact with him to undergo pandemic tests as a safety measure.
"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's Tweet read.
The news took social media by storm as his followers and netizens poured wishes and prayed for his speedy recovery. More details in this regard are awaited.