Actor Sitaram Panchal, who has featured in critically acclaimed films like Peepli Live, Slumdog Millionaire, Paan Singh Tomar and Jolly LLB 2, is battling cancer.
The actor has been fighting cancer for the past three years, and now his condition has worsened. He asked for help in a Facebook post shared on Monday morning.
In his post, Mr Panchal mentioned his deteriorating health and wrote: “Bhaio, meri help karo meri cancer se halat kharab hoti ja rahi hai, apka kalakar bhai Sitaram Panchal.”
According to Hindustan Times reports, Mr Panchal is reportedly suffering from lung and kidney cancer. Mr Panchal’s condition has failed to improve and he has been unable to work over the last 10 months.
Talking to Hindustan Times, Mr Panchal’s wife said that Mr Panchal was diagnosed with cancer in 2014, after which he resorted to ayurvedic remedies. However, he did not even respond to homeopathic treatment, to which he was shifted only recently.[ecp code=”4″]
Anusha Rizvi, co-director of the movie ‘Peepli Live’, has shared the bank details of Sitaram Panchal on her Facebook account and seeks help from the people.