Mumbai: Actor-politician Vinod Khanna, who was admitted to Mumbai’s Sir HN Reliance Foundation hospital, is better now, reports Spotboye. “Dad is doing better,” Mr Khanna’s elder son Akshaye Khanna told Spotboye. Vinod Khanna was hospitalised on March 31 for severe dehydration. On Sunday, the doctors at the hospital released Mr Khanna’s health bulletin, which stated that Vinod Khanna’s health is better and he is improving.”
It was believed that the 70-year-old actor was suffering for cancer of the bladder, after a heart-wrenching photo of Mr Khanna, wearing hospital clothes and surrounded by his family members, swiftly went viral on social media last Thursday. However, the hospital authorities later confirmed that Mr Khanna had acute dehydration.
Meanwhile, legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar also wished a good health to Vinod Khanna. “It’s a very unfortunate thing that he is not feeling well. I pray to God that he recovers very fast. He was a very handsome guy… It’s sad to know he is not keeping well,” IANS quoted the singer as saying. She had also wished for Mr Khanna’s speedy recovery on Twitter.
Vinod Khanna, the star of films like Amar Akbar Anthony, Hera Pheri, Dayavan, Qurbani and Haath Ki Safai, has four children. He was married Geetanjali from 1971 to 1985 and together they have two sons Akshaye Khanna and Rahul Khanna. Akshaye is known for his role in Taal, Dil Chahta Hai and Race. Mr Khanna later married Kavita Daftary. They are parents to son, Saakshi and daughter, Shraddha.