The living legend and Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan had millions of his fans concerned over his health on Tuesday after he fell ill on the sets of his film ‘Thugs of Hindostan’ for which the actor was shooting in Jodhpur. The 75-year-old actor revealed that a team of his family doctors visited him in Jodhpur and “set him up again”. Interestingly, Bachchan resumed the shooting of the film later in the day.
The ‘Pink’ actor also tweeted about his health and tweeted, “Kuch kasht badha, chikitsak ko chikitsa ke liye bulana pada, ilaaj prabal, swastha hue nawal, chalo isi bahane apno ka pata chala. (Pain aggravated and had to call doctors, the treatment is complete and I am healthy as new now. Got to know my dear ones in the process).” The superstar is in Jodhpur for the shooting of Thugs of Hindostan wrote on his blog, “I am getting my team of doctors in tomorrow morning to fiddle around with my body and set me up again .. i will rest and keep informed in process.”
Commenting on her husband’s health, Jaya Bachchan said at Parliament House in Delhi, “Amitji is fine. He has pain in the back and neck…The costumes are very heavy, so there’s some pain. Otherwise he is fine.” “A team of doctors was flown down from Mumbai to Jodhpur for a routine check. They examined Mr Bachchan and after doing a few tests, they have cleared him to shoot an action sequence tonight. The doctors have been flown back to the city in a charter plane,” a Bollywoodlife report quoted a source. Directed by Vijay Krishna Acharya, Thugs of Hindostan is an adaption of the 1839 novel ‘Confessions of a Thug’ and also features, Aamir Khan, Katrina Kaif and Fatima Sana Shaikh in vital roles.