Bollywood star Aishwarya Rai, daughter, hospitalised for COVID-19 – media – Reuters

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(Reuters) – Indian actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and her child are in hospital after evaluating positive for coronavirus today, days after her other half and father-in-law were confessed, the Times of India reported on Saturday.
Rais father-in-law Amitabh Bachchan, 77, and her husband Abhishek Bachchan, 44, likewise major Bollywood celebrities, were confessed to Mumbais Nanavati Hospital early this week, the highest-profile clients in Indias epidemic of COVID-19.
Aishwarya Rai, a previous Miss World, and her eight-year-old daughter, Aaradhya Bachchan had actually been in house quarantine.
The Times of India said they had been admitted to the leading private hospital on Friday.
The Indian Express newspaper, pointing out the news firm PTI, stated the household were responding well to treatment.
” They all are ok. Amitabh Bachchan and Abhishek Bachchan will remain in the healthcare facility maybe for a day or more,” said a health center source priced quote in the report.
Spokeswomen for Aishwarya Rai and the Nanavati Hospital did not react to requests for comment.
Aishwarya Rai, 46, has worked on several Bollywood and Hollywood movies and is a brand name ambassador for international companies consisting of LOreal.
India has actually signed up over a million coronavirus cases, the worlds third-highest number, and more than 26,000 individuals have died of COVID-19. Partial lockdowns have actually been re-imposed in some densely inhabited locations to manage the spread of the infection.
Reporting by Sudarshan Varadhan in Chennai; Editing by William Mallard and Kevin Liffey