Mumbai: Veteran Bollywood actor Anupam Kher’s mother Dulari, sister-in-law, brother and niece have tested positive for coronavirus. Kher’s mother has been admitted to Kokilaben Hospital and his brother’s family has gone into self quarantine.
However, Anupam Kher tested himself for novel coronavirus and his results came out negative.
Taking to Twitter the actor posted a video informing his fans about the update along with the caption “This is to inform all that my mother Dulari is found Covid + (Mildly). We have admitted her into Kokilaben Hospital. My brother, bhabhi & niece inspite of being careful have also tested mildly positive.I got myself tested as well & I have tested negative. @mybmc is informed.” (sic)
According to reports, Anupam Kher has informed the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) and said that his family will be complying with them.
On the night of July 11, actor Amitabh Bachchan and his son Abhishek Bachchan tested positive for COVID-19 and were admitted to Nanavati Hospital in Mumbai. According to officials of the hospital, Amitabh Bachchan is admitted in the isolation unit and his vitals are stable now.
Amitabh Bachchan in a Tweet confirmed the news and said, “I have tested CoviD positive .. shifted to Hospital .. hospital informing authorities .. family and staff undergone tests , results awaited .. All that have been in close proximity to me in the last 10 days are requested to please get themselves tested !t.” (sic)