Amitabh Bachchan, son Abhishek are 'clinically stable', admitted to isolation ward after testing positive for COVID-19
A hospital source said that Amitabh and Abhishek Bachchan do not require aggressive treatment for the coronavirus
Amitabh, 77, and Abhishek, 44, revealed their diagnosis on Twitter on 11 July, saying they were in the isolation ward of Nanavati Hospital.
"They both are in the (isolation) ward and are clinically stable. At present, they do not requiring aggressive treatment. They are okay with the first line of medication. They are being given supportive therapy," a hospital insider told PTI.
"Their vitals and appetite are fine," the source added.
Abhishek confirmed Aishwarya and Aaradhya's diagnosis on the microblogging site on Sunday, adding that they will be "self-quarantining at home".
The actor said he and his father will "remain in hospital till the doctors decide otherwise".
Taking to his blog on Sunday, Amitabh thanked his admirers for their prayers and concern for him and his family members.
"My dearest extended family, your concern, your prayers and your wishes for Abhishek, Aishwarya, Aaradhya and me for a speedy recovery has filled me with unending gratitude. I thank you all," the screen icon wrote.
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