Amitabh Bachchan and his son has tested positive for coronavirus

Amitabh Bachchan has tested positive for coronavirus
Mumbai: Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan and his son Abhishak Bachchan has been shifted to a local hospital after he tested positive for coronavirus.

In a tweet posted on his twitter account, the Indian film legend wrote that he had tested positive for the novel coronavirus and been shifted to the hospital.

"Hospital informing authorities... family and staff undergone tests...results awaited," Amitabh Bachchan wrote in the tweet.

He also added that all those who had been in close proximity with him in the past ten days should get themselves tested. 

According to Filmfare, Amitabh's don Abhishek Bachchan has also tested positive for coronavirus, although there has been no confirmation from the family as yet.