Indian film actor Amitabh Bachchan. Photo: dpaIndian film actor Amitabh Bachchan. Photo: dpa
Indian film actor Amitabh Bachchan. Photo: dpa

Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchan’s coronavirus treatment highlights India’s inequality in access to health care

  • He and his son were hospitalised in one of Mumbai’s best private hospitals while ordinary citizens have been struggling to find a bed
  • Bachchan emerged as Bollywood’s premier superstar in the 1970s as India’s answer to Robert DeNiro or Al Pacino

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Indian film actor Amitabh Bachchan. Photo: dpaIndian film actor Amitabh Bachchan. Photo: dpa
Indian film actor Amitabh Bachchan. Photo: dpa
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