Mahesh Manjrekar 'on the road to recovery' following bladder cancer surgery

63-year-old Mahesh Manjrekar is back home following the surgery at the H N Reliance Foundation Hospital.

Published: 23rd August 2021 01:46 PM  |   Last Updated: 23rd August 2021 01:46 PM   |  A+A-

Actor-director Mahesh Manjrekar

Actor-director Mahesh Manjrekar (Photo| IMDb)


MUMBAI: Actor-filmmaker Mahesh Manjrekar has undergone surgery after being diagnosed with urinary bladder cancer.

The 63-year-old actor is back home following the medical procedure at the H N Reliance Foundation Hospital here last week.

There were reports that the actor was discharged post-surgery.

"Yes, I did get operated on, and I'm on the road to recovery," Manjrekar confirmed.

The veteran is known for directing acclaimed films like the 1999 drama "Vaastav: The Reality", National Award-winning "Astitva" (2000) and the Amitabh Bachchan starrer "Viruddh...Family Comes First".

Manjrekar has also directed the upcoming Salman Khan starrer, "Antim: The Final Truth".


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