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'Fake news,' Amitabh Bachchan dismisses his hospitalisation and angioplasty rumours

Amitabh Bachchan health: It was recently reported that the senior actor was hospitalised and underwent an angioplasty. However, Big B has dismissed these speculations.

'Fake news,' Amitabh Bachchan dismisses his hospitalisation and angioplasty rumours

Amitabh Bachchan reacts to rumour of his ill health. (Courtesy: Instagram/ Amitabh Bachchan)

Last Updated: 08.42 AM, Mar 16, 2024


The news of Amitabh Bachchan's hospitalisation left everyone worried on March 15. It was reported that the Bollywood megastar was admtted to Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital in Mumbai and later he underwent angioplasty. However, when Big B was spotted at the Finals of ISPL (Indian Street Premier League), netizens were happy to see the legendary actor fit and fine. And while he was exiting the venue, Amitabh Bachchan dismissed rumour about his ill health and termed it 'fake news'.

Amitabh Bachchan on reports of his hospitalisation

A paparazzo shared a video of Amitabh Bachchan taking an exit from the ISPL Finals venue. When someone from the crowd asked Big B if he was doing fine, the veteran actor gestured with his hands that everything was alright. Later, when the person asked him, "How are you? All fine?," to which, Sr Bachchan mentioned, "Fake news." If you haven't seen the video yet, check it out right below:

After attending the final match of ISPL, Amitabh Bachchan shared few photos with his son Abhishek Bachchan and former Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar. While sharing the pictures on X, he tweeted, "T 4951 - Humbled by the immense knowledge that the GREAT SACHIN possess about the game of Cricket .. spent such valuable time in the evening FINALS of the ISPL ..(sic)."

For those who are unaware, Big B was seen chatting with Abhishek and Sachin at the finals of ISPL. Once his video surfaced online, people were relived to see the senior actor hale and hearty.

Amitabh Bachchan's work front

Meanwhile, on the work front, Amitabh Bachchan was last seen Vikas Bahl's Ganapath. He shared screen space with Tiger Shroff and Kriti Sanon in the film. Unfortunately, themovie failed to work at the box office. 

Next, Big B will be seen in filmmaker Nag Ashwin's ambitious project, Kalki 2898 AD. The senior actor will be working with Kamal Haasan, Prabhas and Deepika Padukone in the movie. It is scheduled for a theatrical release on May 9, 2024.

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