Bollywood Actor Sanjay Dutt has been diagnosed with Stage 3 Lung Cancer and will reportedly fly off to the US for his immediate medication. He was latterly rushed to Lilavati Hospital in Mumbai after he complained of improper respiratory function and was later discharged.
He was admitted to the ICU and being treated with improper respiratory function. As per the latest medical protocol due to the Coronavirus pandemic, a rapid-antigen test was conducted on the actor to rule out of Coronavirus.
He was tested negative for COVID -19 following which a swab test was conducted, reaffirming the congestion and breathing issues were not due to the Coronavirus.
According to sources, the actor is desolated by this news and is worried about his little children who are in Dubai with his wife, Maanayata Dutt. The actor will soon leave for the US as it requires critical and severe treatment.
He announced a break from films on social media by tweeting- “Hi friends, I am taking a short break from work for some medical treatment. My family and friends are with me and I urge my well-wishers not to worry if unnecessarily speculate. With your love and good wishes, I will be back soon.” The news broke a million hearts, and social media was abuzz with messages showering Dutt with ‘get well soon Munna Bhai’ posts.
After the news broke out, many celebrities prayed for his speedy recovery. Cricketer Yuvraj Singh, who also battled Cancer extended his support, he tweeted, “You are, have and always will be a fighter @duttsanjay. I know the pain it causes but I also know you are strong and will see this tough phase through. My prayers and best wishes for your speedy recovery.”
Sanjay Dutt‘s mother, Nargis, died due to Pancreatic Cancer in 1981 only three days before his big silver screen debut in Rocky. In 2005, he lost his father, Sunil Dutt, due to a heart attack.
He was last seen in movies – Panipat, Kalank, and Prassthanam. He will be seen in “Sadak 2” along with Alia Bhatt and Aditya Roy Kapur, directed by Mahesh Bhatt, which will be streaming on Disney+Hotstar on 28th August 2020. Sadak 2 is the sequel of 1991 hit Sadak where Sanjay Dutt and Pooja Dutt were in the lead pair.
Article Written by Dikhya Mohanty
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