July 25, 2024


On Saturday, it was reported that Mithun Chakraborty has been hospitalised. The legendary actor was rushed to the Apollo Hospital’s emergency unit in Kolkata. Reportedly, the actor complained of chest pain. Now, in the latest update, the hospital where he is currently admitted has issued a statement, assuring his fans that he is ‘fully-conscious’.

Mithun da diagnosed with Ischemic Cerebrovascular Stroke

The statement read, “Shri Mithun Chakraborty (73), National Award-winning actor, was brought to the Emergency Department of Apollo Multispeciality Hospitals, Kolkata, around 9.40 am with complaints of weakness in the right upper and lower limbs. Necessary laboratory and radiology investigations were carried out including an MRI of the brain. He has been diagnosed with an Ischemic Cerebrovascular Accident (Stroke) of the brain. Presently, he is fully conscious, well-oriented, and has consumed soft diet. Shri Chakraborty is being further evaluated by a team of doctors including a neuro-physician, cardiologist and a gastroenterologist.”

On the other hand, actress Debashree Roy also shared an update on Mithun Da’s health. She told Times Now, “He is better now, he was taken to the hospital in time and yes, his sugar levels had gone down. He was feeling quite uneasy. But now he is out of the ICU and recuperating in a room.”

Mithun Da has been a part of films like Disco Dancer, Kabuliwala, Phool Aur Angaar, Prem Pratigyaa, Shera, and more. Last month, he was bestowed with the Padma Bhushan by the Government of India. The legendary actor later expressed his gratitude and described it as a ‘great feeling’.

Also Read: Padma Awards 2024: Chiranjeevi, Vyjayantimala get conferred with India’s second-highest civilian honour, Mithun Chakraborty bags Padma Bhushan


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