Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, daughter test positive for coronavirus

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, daughter test positive for coronavirus
Mumbai: Bollywood diva Aishwarya Rai Bachchan on Sunday tested positive for coronavirus, a day after her actor-husband Abhishek Bachchan and father-in-law Amitabh Bachchan tested positive.

Rajesh Tope, Minister of Public Health and Family Welfare Maharashtra also confirmed the report by tweeting, "Smt. Aishwarya Rai Bacchan & Daughter Aaradhya Abhishek Bacchan have also been detected positive for Covid19. Smt. Jaya Bachhan ji is tested negative for covid19. We wish the Bacchan Family to get well soon with a speedy recovery." However, the tweet was deleted shortly after.

India's famous lifestyle and entertainment magazine Filmfare has also confirmed the news on its official Twitter.

On the other hand, Jaya Bachchan, daughter Shweta Bachchan Nanda and her children Navya Naveli Nanda and Agastya Nanda have been tested negative.

The Bachchan family had undergone coronavirus tests after film icon Amitabh Bachchan tested positive for the virus yesterday.

In a late evening tweet, he and his son, actor Abhishek Bachchan confirmed that they have both tested positive for coronavirus.