Amitabh Bachchan
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Amitabh Bachchan tests Covid-19 negative, discharged from hospital


Mumbai, August 2, 2020

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan is heading home after testing Covid-19 negative, his son and actor Abhishek Bachchan said on Sunday.

"My father, thankfully, has tested negative on his latest Covid-19 test and has been discharged from the hospital. He will now be at home and rest. Thank you all for all your prayers and wishes for him," Abhishek tweeted.

Abhishek also informed his fans that "I, unfortunately due to some comorbidities remain Covid-19 positive and remain in hospital".

But he thanked all his well-wishers for "your continued wishes and prayers for my family. Very humbled and indebted. I'll beat this and come back healthier! Promise".

Earlier, Abhishek Bachchan's wife and actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and their daughter Aaradhya Bachchan had tested negative for coronavirus and were discharged from hospital.