As known, Sanjay Dutt was diagnosed with lung cancer last week. On Tuesday, he got admitted in the Kokilaben Hospital. Maanyata Dutt, the actor’s wife has been in Dubai for a few months. She has flown back home as Sanjay Dutt had to move out for his treatment.
Some reports stated that the chemotherapy for the treatment of his lung cancer has already started, but now some reports are stating that this actor has been admitted for the preliminary tests and he will be returning soon.
According to a source, only preliminary tests were being conducted at this time so Sanjay Dutt will not be in the hospital for a very long time. He will return home once the reports are out but will have to visit the hospital frequently.
As Sanjay Dutt’s wife, Maanyata Dutt is under quarantine at present, his sister; Priya dutt is managing the situation. As known, Maanyata Dutt has travelled internationally and thus, the quarantine of 14 days.
Priya Dutt has her own set of experiences with cancer as both, her mother, Nargis Dutt, and the first wife of Sanjay Dutt, Richa Sharma had succumbed to this dreadful disease. As Priya runs a cancer foundation she is in the know of the right treatment course.
The source added that despite knowing that this journey of Sanjay Dutt is going to be long and taxing, they are hell-bent on carrying on their lives normally.
Maanyata, in one of her recent statements to the fans, has requested that they should not speculate on what stage the cancer is in. While leaving his residence, Sanjay Dutt folded his hands in front of the media and the paparazzi and asked them to pray for him.
As per the latest reports, this 61 year old actor has managed to procure a US visa and will be soon heading to the States to continue his treatment.
According to a source, Sanjay Dutt had applied for the US Visa as soon as he was diagnosed with cancer. This was not very easy in the early stages as he was one of those who were convicted in the blasts of 1993. Luckily, one of his close friends managed to help him out in this situation.
Sanjay Dutt will be flying to New York with his wife, Maanyata Dutt, and his sister, Priya Dutt. He will be pursuing cancer treatment at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. His mother, Nargis Dutt, who was fighting pancreatic cancer between the year 1980 and the year 1981, was hospitalized in the same Cancer center.
In the past, actors like Manisha Koirala, Sonali bender, and also Rishi Kapoor were treated in the same hospital. This hospital is one of the oldest cancer centers.
Sanju had planned to go to Singapore for his treatment in case he was unable to get the US visa. With everything in place, the actor is supposed to leave at the earliest for the required treatment.