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13 Jul 2020

Bollywood’s Bachchan family test positive for Covid-19 – as cases surge in India

Foreign Affairs Correspondent

India’s surge in coronavirus cases shows no sign of abating with yet another record number of infections.

Among them – three generations of one of Bollywood’s most famous families – as the actor Amitabh Bachchan, his son and daughter in law and their eight-year-old daughter all tested positive for the disease at the weekend.

There’s been an outpouring of support from fans across the country.