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Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan undergoes surgery

Published May 29, 2013 12:05pm


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Shah Rukh Khan.–AFP (file) Photo
Shah Rukh Khan.–AFP (file) Photo

NEW DELHI: Bollywood megastar Shah Rukh Khan has undergone surgery for a shoulder injury suffered while doing stunts for his new movie ''Chennai Express.''

Sanjay Desai, his doctor, says Khan's surgery in a Mumbai hospital on Tuesday was successful but he will need to rest for two months.

He refused to use body doubles and performed his own stunts for the movie, the Press Trust of India news agency said. The 47-year-old is expected to leave the hospital this weekend.

Khan is one of Bollywood's biggest stars in India. He has acted in more than 70 films in a career spanning more than two decades.

Comments (6) Closed

AJay May 29, 2013 03:46pm

Good move best facilities available in India....

saleh boulkaila May 29, 2013 09:08pm

why trailer chinnai express not release on 26 - 05 - 2013

shahram May 30, 2013 09:02am

Everybody can't be Tom Cruise.

sophie May 30, 2013 04:04pm

@AJay: from ;sophie get will soon.

Manzar A K Baqai May 31, 2013 12:48am

Congratulation to Qaim Ali Shah Sehab for getting elected for the third time, seasoned politician, with his own style, soft spoken, best of luck and best wishes. Province of Sindh should be proud of him. from Manzar AK Baqai, M. Pharmacist, KU, Jun 01, 2013 09:35am

get well soon SRK , may Allah always b w/ u