Amitabh Bachchan tests positive for COVID-19

Mr. Bachchan shared the news on Twitter and urged everyone who came in his contact to get tested immediately

August 24, 2022 12:35 am | Updated 12:35 am IST - Mumbai:

Amitabh Bachchan. File

Amitabh Bachchan. File | Photo Credit: PTI

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan on Tuesday said that he has tested positive for novel coronavirus.

The 79-year-old actor shared the news in a post on Twitter and urged everyone who came in his contact to get tested immediately.

"I have just tested CoViD + positive.. all those that have been in my vicinity and around me, please get yourself checked and tested also.." Mr. Bachchan wrote.

The veteran star had previously contracted COVID-19 in July 2020 along with actor-son Abhishek Bachchan, actor-daughter-in-law Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and granddaughter Aaradhya Bachchan.

On the work front, Mr. Bachchan will next be seen in Ayan Mukerji's "Brahmastra Part One: Shiva", Vikas Bahl's "Goodbye", "UUnchai" and "Project K".

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