Actor Sanjay Dutt has been diagnosed with lung cancer and will be flying to the US soon for further treatment according to reports. While there is no confirmation from him directly, the actor tweeted that he will be taking a break due to medical condition and will be back soon.
“Hi friends, I am taking a short break from work for some medical treatment. My family and friends are with me and I urge my well wishers not to worry or unnecessarily speculate. With your love and good wishes, I will be back soon!,” Dutt said in a statement.
Among the people who tweeted about Sanjay Dutt was actor Adhyayan Suman.
He tweeted, “Sanju sir diagnosed with lung cancer 🙁 #sanjaydutt get well soon sir this year why u doing this ?”
Dutt, who was admitted to Mumbai’s Lilavati hospital on August 8 after complaining of breathlessness, on Monday got discharged from the hospital. He also tested COVID19 negative. Earlier on Sunday, he had announced through a tweet that he was feeling better and that he was shifted from ICU to the normal ward.
On the professional front, Sanjay Dutt will be next seen in ‘Sadak 2’. The film co-starring Alia Bhatt, Aditya Roy Kapur and Pooja Bhatt will premiere directly on Disney+ Hotstar on August 28, 2020.