Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Daughter Aaradhya Test Positive For COVID-19 In Second Test
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Daughter Aaradhya Test Positive For COVID-19 In Second TestAishwarya Rai Bachchan with her daughter Aaradhya

Film actor Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and her daughter Aaradhya Bachchan have tested positive in their second COVID-19 test on Sunday (12 July), Times Now reports.

Earlier on Saturday, Amitabh Bachchan and Abhishek Bachchan both had tested positive for the novel coronavirus with mild symptoms for the disease. The two are currently admitted at Mumbai's Nanavati hospital.

The hospital authorities were reported as saying that both are in stable condition.

Aishwarya, her daughter, and her mother-in-law Jaya Bachchan had also taken tests yesterday, which showed the results as negative. However, the three took another round of tests today.

While Aishwarya and Aaradhya's results turned out to be positive, the results for the second test of Jaya Bachchan are still awaited.

The hospital authorities today said that the condition of the father-son duo is stable.

"Huge responsibility on our shoulders to treat the biggest icon and his son. Their condition is stable. They have mild symptoms and their vitals are under control... usually by 10-12th day, peak disease impact on body is witnessed. Today would be 5th day since Amitabh ji's symptoms had surfaced...have to watch closely for another seven days and see how the disease the next 3 days, we will be able to see the evolution trajectory... very likely that he may remain to have a very mild version," Dr Abdul Samad Ansari, the head of critical care in Nanavati hospital was quoted as saying by NDTV.

An Appeal...

Dear Reader,

As you are no doubt aware, Swarajya is a media product that is directly dependent on support from its readers in the form of subscriptions. We do not have the muscle and backing of a large media conglomerate nor are we playing for the large advertisement sweep-stake.

Our business model is you and your subscription. And in challenging times like these, we need your support now more than ever.

We deliver over 10 - 15 high quality articles with expert insights and views. From 7AM in the morning to 10PM late night we operate to ensure you, the reader, get to see what is just right.

Becoming a Patron or a subscriber for as little as Rs 1200/year is the best way you can support our efforts.

Become A Patron
Become A Subscriber