Bollywood actor and politician Jaya Bachchan tests positive for COVID-19 Report

According to news reports, veteran Bollywood actress and Member of Parliament of India Jaya Bachchan is the latest celebrity to test positive for COVID-19.

Bollywood actor and politician Jaya Bachchan tests positive for COVID-19 Report

Confirming the news, a report in entertainment portal Bollywood Hungama said that Jaya finally contracted the virus after testing negative in 2020, when her entire family including husband-actor Amitabh Bachchan, son Abhishek Bachchan, daughter-in-law Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and granddaughter Aaradhya Bachchan had landed in the hospital after having COVID-19.

While there is no confirmation from the Bachchan camp yet, Jaya, who was in the middle of shooting for Karan Johar's 'Rocky and Rani ki love story', is the second person from the film's cast to test positive in recent days. Will be

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Earlier this week, veteran actress Shabana Azmi also tested positive for the virus. In light of this, a source told the portal that Johar has canceled the shoot of his rom-com starring Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt till it comes to a close.

Despite the cases in Maharashtra being low, cases continue to snowball in Bollywood, with the government announcing the easing of restrictions. Singer Lata Mangeshkar underwent treatment at a Mumbai hospital for almost a month after she tested positive and developed pneumonia. She was put on ventilator for some time, but she seems to be recovering.

Last month, celebrities like John Abraham, Mrunal Thakur, Janhvi Kapoor, Arjun Kapoor and others had also tested positive.