On Saturday, the 8th of August, Sanjay Dutt, the famous Bollywood film actor, had to be hospitalized as he complained of breathing difficulties.
He is the eldest child of late actors Sunil Dutt and Nargis Dutt and has two sisters, Namrata Dutt and Priya Dutt. His wife is Manyatta Dutt. He has two children. He has a daughter from his first marriage to Richa Sharma. The name of his daughter from Richa Sharma is Trishala Dutt.
This 61 year old actor has been admitted to the Lilavati Hospital in the intensive care unit currently. Sanjay Dutt was tested for COVID-19 as this is the norm to be followed. The tests have come out ‘Negative’. He will be re-tested as this test was the ‘rapid antigen test’ which is not always accurate. This time the RT-PCR test will be conducted that is the swab test.
The hospital has issued a statement saying that this popular actor is fine and is doing well but is kept under observation.
Sanjay Dutt, who celebrated his birthday on 29th July, was reportedly having discomfort in his chest and found it difficult to breathe. He had a fluctuating saturation of oxygen.
The actor is admitted in the ward for non-COVID patients but Jalil Parkar, his attending doctor, claimed that a few more rounds of tests will be carried out to find out the exact cause of this discomfort. It is not easy to analyze the cause of the problem without the total investigation. This doctor, Jalil Parkar is a recovered patient of COVID-19.
His sister, Priya Dutt, confirmed the news of him being admitted and added that there are chances of hime being discharged by the 10th August 2020, which is Monday.
Sanjay Dutt will be seen in Sadak 2, a Mahesh Bhatt movie. This is being released on the OTT platform on 28th of August.
Recently he was in the limelight due to his biopic ‘Sanju’. The character of Sanjay Dutt was portrayed by Ranbir Kapoor. This released in the year 2018. This movie was a blockbuster hit. This film showed the real life of Sanjay Dutt.
Regarding his hospital stay, Sanjay Dutt tweeted that he should be returning home in a few days time.
This actor is not the first actor of the Bollywood industry getting admitted in hospital, presently. Abhishek Bachchan was discharged from the hospital only on Saturday. He was tested ‘positive’ for the corona virus and was in the hospital for a month.
He and Amitabh Bachchan, both had been tested ‘positive’ for the virus on 11th of July. Amitabh Bachchan recovered few days back.
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and daughter, Aaradhya, were also tested ‘positive’ the very next day after Amitabh Bachchan and Abhishek Bachchan were diagnosed. They had recovered in a few days time and had quarantined themselves in their home for 14 days, as per the rules.
On his birthday celebrated by Sanjay Dutt, he shared his first look for KGF: Chapter 2. This is one of his movies to be released in the near future. He portrays the role of Adheera, an antagonist.
Originally posted 2020-08-11 11:58:59.