Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor announced in September that he is headed to the US for treatment.
As soon as the news broke out, speculations about him suffering from cancer started doing the rounds. However, his brother, actor Randhir Kapoor quashed all the reports.
Now, after months of speculations, Rishi Kapoor has finally opens up on his health.
Rishi Kapoor finally opens up about his illness
While talking to Bollywood Hungama, the veteran actor said, “My treatment is on, hopefully I will recover soon and God willing I will return. The procedure is long and tedious and one needs immense patience which unfortunately is not one of my virtue.”
He further added, “Thankfully, I am not thinking about films anymore, just want to be blank and refresh myself with a more relaxed mind. This break shall be therapeutic for me.”
The said report also added that if all went well, the actor would return to India in April this year.
Before leaving for the US, Rishi Kapoor posted this: “I am taking a short leave of absencefrom work to go to America for some medical treatment. I urge my well-wishers not to worry or unnecessarily speculate. It’s been 45 years ‘plus’ of wear and tear at the movies. With your love and good wishes, I will be back soon!”
Hello all! I am taking a short leave of absence from work to go to America for some medical treatment. I urge my well wishers not to worry or unnecessarily speculate. It’s been 45 years “plus”of wear and tear at the movies. With your love and good wishes,I will be back soon!
— Rishi Kapoor (@chintskap) September 29, 2018
This tweet left his fans and colleagues worried and speculating about the actor’s health. Soon, many reports started doings the rounds that he might be suffering from cancer, and has not been keeping well for long.
Recently, Kapoor’s wife, actor Neetu Kapoor posted a photo on Instagram, where the entire family — Rishi, Neetu along with their children Ranbir Kapoor accompanied by girlfriend Alia Bhatt, daughter Riddhima Kapoor Sahni along with husband Bharat Sahni and daughter Samara Sahni, were seen enjoying New Year’s celebrations.
She captioned the pic as, “Happy 2019. No resolutions only wishes this year !!! Less pollution traffic!! Hope in future cancer is only a zodiac sign !!! No hatred less poverty loads of love togetherness happiness n most imp. Good health.”
We wish the actor for speedy recovery!