Bollywood mega star Amitabh Bachchan tested COVID-19 positive and the news was confirmed by Big B himself on Twitter. The cricket fraternity has come forward and wished the legendary actor a speedy recovery.
T 3590 -I have tested CoviD positive .. shifted to Hospital .. hospital informing authorities .. family and staff undergone tests , results awaited ..— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) July 11, 2020
All that have been in close proximity to me in the last 10 days are requested to please get themselves tested !
Take care Amit ji.— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) July 11, 2020
Praying for your good health and quick recovery. ???????? https://t.co/KRwPQ9RQZT
Get well soon brother ???????? https://t.co/zzlUfmXJ63— Harbhajan Turbanator (@harbhajan_singh) July 11, 2020
Wishing you a speedy recovery @SrBachchan. The prayers and good wishes of the entire country are behind you. You have always been a fighter and will see this through too with your will power and resilience. Hope you get well really soon ❤️???????? https://t.co/39yqi3Mb0b— Yuvraj Singh (@YUVSTRONG12) July 11, 2020
In the news later, Amitabh’s son JUST Abhishek Bachchan was also tested positive for the disease.
A number of cricketers have also tested positive for Corona. In the latest update, former cricketer Chetan Chauhan too tested positive.
Former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi also tested positive for coronavirus. The former cricketer gave the news himself after tweeting about it. Though, his condition has now got better.
Taufeeq Umar was earlier tested positive for the disease. He said his symptoms were not that severe and requested his friends and well-wishers to pray for his speedy recovery. He was the second Pakistan cricketer to be tested positive for COVID-19.
Former Bangladesh skipper Mashrafe Mortaza was also tested positive.