Shahid Afridi, Shoaib Akhtar wish Bachan family speed recovery from coronavirus

Shahid Afridi, Shoaib Akhtar wish Bachan family speed recovery from coronavirus
Islamabad: Since Bollywood icon Amitabh Bachan revealed about getting infected with novel coronavirus along with other family members, fans and celebrities from across the world are expressing their best wishes for family’s safe recovery.

Not only Amitabh, his son Abhishek, daughter-in-law Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and granddaughter Aaradhya have also tested positive for Covid-19.

Pakistani cricket star are also among the renowned personalities, who have sent wishes to the top ranking actors.

Former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi took to twitter and wished Amitabh and his family members speedy recovery. He wrote: “Best wishes for @SrBachchan and @juniorbachchan. Hope you recover well and soon”.

Former Pakistan pacer Shoaib Akhtar, who was also known as Rawalpindi Express for his fast deliveries, also took to twitter and wrote, Get well soon Amit Ji @SrBachchan Prayers for a speedy recovery”.

Bollywood diva Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and his daughter Aaradhya 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.

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.