Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchan has received the first dose of the coronavirus vaccine.
The actor said through his official blog that every member of his family, except son Abhishek Bachchan, has received the first shot of the vaccine.
Abhishek has been shooting for his new film ‘Dasvi’ in Agra because of which he could not get vaccinated.
“Vaccination done… All well… Did COVID test for family and staff yesterday… Results came today… All good, all negative… So done the vaccine,” a report quoted Amitabh Bachchan ‘s blog post
“All family done except Abhishek .. He be on location and shall do it on return soon in a few days.”
The Dadasaheb Phalke award winner had tested positive for Covid-19 along with son Abhisekh, daughter-in-law Aishwarya and granddaughter Aaradhya last year.
However, his wife and veteran actress Jaya Bachchan had tested negative for the novel coronavius.
A number of Bollywood stars have taken the Covid-19 vaccine in view of the alarming spike in positive cases in the country.
Meanwhile, Bollywood actress Alia Bhat has tested positive for Covid-19 and is currently in home isolation.
Bhat’s boyfriend actor Ranbir Kapoor had also tested positive a few days earlier, though he has reportedly recovered from the infection.