Aishwarya, daughter Aaradhya hospitalised

 Indian film actor Abhishek Bachchan, his wife Aishwarya Rai and their daughter Aaradhya in a 2019 photograph taken at the wedding of Akash Ambani, the son of Reliance Industries chairman Mukesh Ambani, in Mumbai, India. Picture taken on 9 March 2019.
Indian film actor Abhishek Bachchan, his wife Aishwarya Rai and their daughter Aaradhya in a 2019 photograph taken at the wedding of Akash Ambani, the son of Reliance Industries chairman Mukesh Ambani, in Mumbai, India. Picture taken on 9 March 2019.Reuters

Actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and her daughter Aaradhya have been admitted to a hospital after complaining of breathlessness and mild fever on Friday evening. Both had tested positive to COVID-19 on Sunday.

Aishwarya's husband actor Abhishek Bachchan, and father-in-law, Bollywood icon Amitabh Bachchan, had tested positive to the coronavirus a day before, on Saturday, and have been admitted to Nanavati Hospital, the same hospital, since then.

The actress and her daughter were living in isolation at home after testing positive over the past few days.

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Big B was the first to confirm his hospitalisation last Saturday evening on Twitter, followed by Abhishek. On Sunday, Abhishek had announced on his verified Twitter account that Aishwarya and Aaradhya had also tested positive but would be quarantining at home.

Abhishek's mother Jaya Bachchan has tested negative.