A few days ago, filmmaker Nishikant Kamat was reportedly rushed to a hospital in Hyderabad. The latest update states that the director is indeed unwell. According to an IANS report, Kamat has been diagnosed with chronic liver disease. The hospital issued a statement which says Kamat’s health condition is critical but stable.
The ‘Drishyam’ filmmaker was admitted to the AIG Hospitals in Hyderabad on July 31. “He has been diagnosed with chronic liver disease and other secondary infections. He is in the intensive care unit for continuous monitoring under the supervision of a multidisciplinary team of senior consultants comprising of Gastroenterologists, Hepatologists, Critical Care and others. His condition is critical but stable, ” reads the hospital’s statement.
Kamat has films like Ajay Devgn and Tabu starrer ‘Drishyam’, John Abraham’s ‘Rocky Handsome’, ‘Force’ and Irrfan Khan starrer ‘Madaari’ to his credit. Apart from directing films, Kamat has even featured in films like ‘Bhavesh Joshi’, ‘Rocky Handsome’ and ‘Daddy’ to name a few as an actor. He has even directed a few Marathi films like ‘Dombivali Fast’ and ‘Lai Bhaari’.
We wish Kamat a speedy recovery and hope he bounces back at the earliest.
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