Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt has been admitted to Lilavati hospital on Saturday evening after breathing discomfort and chest pain. He had a fluctuating oxygen saturation level and chest discomfort.
He was tested for Covid-19 through a rapid antigen test, which came negative. A swab has been taken for RT PCR, said Lilavati hospital’s Chief Operating Officer Dr. V Ravishankar.
The 61-year-old actor is admitted to the non-COVID ICU ward as of now. Doctors are investigating further and conducting a few tests. He is stable.
The actor issues statement and informed fans about his well being. He also told that he has tested COVID-19 negative.
Just wanted to assure everyone that I’m doing well. I’m currently under medical observation & my COVID-19 report is negative. With the help & care of the doctors, nurses & staff at Lilavati hospital, I should be home in a day or two. Thank you for your well wishes & blessings 🙏
— Sanjay Dutt (@duttsanjay) August 8, 2020
Meanwhile, Sanjay Dutt’s’ wife Maanayata and their two children, Iqra and Shahraan, are stuck in Dubai owing to the lockdown. “This year has been a year of great learning for me. It’s a different feeling since I’m celebrating my birthday away from my family but in the time of social media, we are not so away, thankfully just like how we recently celebrated Maanayata’s (wife) birthday,” said the actor in a recent interview.