Yesterday, Hrithik Roshan announced that his father Rakesh Roshan has been diagnosed with “early stage squamous cell carcinoma of the throat” (throat cancer) and he will undergo surgery for the same.
Hrithik reveals this news by sharing a picture with his father from the gym and captioned it, “Asked my dad for a picture this morning. Knew he wouldn’t miss gym on surgery day. He is probably the strongest man I know. Got diagnosed with early stage squamous cell carcinoma of the throat a few weeks ago, but he is in full spirits today as he proceeds to battle it. As a family we are fortunate and blessed to have a leader like him. Love you Dad,”
Rakesh Roshan’s throat cancer surgery gone well
As soon as Hrithik reveals the news, several celebrities started pouring messages for his speedy recovery.
Apart from bollywood celebs PM Modi too sent wishes He wrote, “Dear Hrithik, praying for the good health of Shri Rakesh Roshan Ji. He is a fighter and I am sure he will face this challenge with utmost courage. @RakeshRoshan_N”
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) January 8, 2019
Replying to PM Modi’s tweet, Hrithik said the surgery of his 69-year-old father went well.
Hrithik wrote, “Thank you Sir for your concern and good wishes. I am very happy to inform that according to the doctors his surgery has gone off well.”
Thank you Sir for your concern and good wishes. I am very happy to inform that according to the doctors his surgery has gone off well. 🙏🏻 https://t.co/BS42lCy0Kn
— Hrithik Roshan (@iHrithik) January 8, 2019
Well, apart from Rakesh Roshan, other bollywood celebs like Irrfan Khan, Sonali Bendre, Ayushmann Khurrana’s wife Tahira Kashyap have been detected with Cancer.
Here’s wishing Rakesh Roshan a speedy recovery!