Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan has been admitted to the Lilavati Hospital in Mumbai on 9 February, after his health deteriorated. The hospital has confirmed the news, however further details are awaited.
It is also reported that all his immediate family members are present at the hospital. The reason behind his hospitalisation is unknown, however he was reportedly not keeping well for a while.
According to a report by Republic, Dr Jayant Barve, a gastro intestinal and liver specialist is in charge of Bachchan’s medical case.
Even last year Amitabh was hospitalised owing to bad health. However, he announced his recovery to his fans via Twitter.
On 9 February, the teaser of his upcoming film 102 Not Out also released where he is seen portraying the role of a 102-year-old man and father to a 75-year-old man played by Rishi Kapoor. Both the industry veterans will be seen together after a gap of 27 years. During the 1970s and 1980s they starred together in films like Amar Akbar Anthony, Naseeb, Kabhi Kabhie and Ajooba.