Sharing the news on Twitter, he said his family and staff have already been tested for coronavirus and their results are awaited.
Bollywood superstar and industry veteran Amitabh Bachchan has been admitted to Nanavati hospital in Mumbai after testing positive for COVID-19.
His son Abhishek also tested positive for coronavirus later in the evening.
The complete Bachchan clan, including veteran actor Jaya Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and her daughter Aradhya, underwent swab test for COVID-19. As per the latest report, Aishwarya and Aaradhya have tested positive.
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
The 77-year-old also requested others who may have come in contact with him, to get tested for COVID-19.