Sanjay Dutt was recently diagnosed with lung cancer. The actor was supposed to fly to the USA for further treatment but now will be remaining here in Mumbai for further treatment. He is now being treated at the Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital. When Jackie Shroff was asked whether he reached Baba regarding his health issues. He said in response, “I sent him a text message. Sanju baba is like a phoenix. He has been through a lot of problems in his life and I am sure he is going to rise and shine through this too”. Sanjay Dutt and Jackie Dada have done a lot of films together like Mission Kashmir, Kartoos, Eklavya and Khalnayak. Sanjay Dutt’s wife Maanyata with her children were in Dubai when he came to know of his ailment. Maanyata Dutt and kids returned to Mumbai last week. Earlier in a statement, Maanyata Dutt said in a heartful way, “I thank everyone who has expressed their well wishes for Sanju’s speedy recovery. We need all the strength and prayers to overcome this phase. There is a lot that the family has gone through in the past years but I am confident, this too shall pass. However, it is my heartfelt request to Sanju’s fans to not fall prey to speculations and unwarranted rumours, but to just help us with their ongoing love, warmth and support. Sanju has always been a fighter, and so has our family. God has yet again chosen to test us to overcome the challenges ahead”.
On the work front, everyone was keen to see him as Adheera in KGF 2. The producers have confirmed that he will complete his portions once his health progresses. They have wished him a speedy recovery.