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Kamal Haasan Undergoes Leg Surgery, To Be Discharged Later This Week

Daughters Shruti and Akshara Haasan released a statement on Tuesday about the actor's condition and expressed gratitude for support

Kamal Haasan Undergoes Leg Surgery, To Be Discharged Later This Week
Actor-turned-politician and Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) chief Kamal Haasan | PTI Photo/R Senthil Kumar
Kamal Haasan Undergoes Leg Surgery, To Be Discharged Later This Week
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2021-01-19T16:00:18+05:30

Notable actor and politician Kamal Haasan on Monday underwent a leg surgery at a Chennai hospital and is currently stable, his daughters Shruti Haasan and Akshara Haasan said in a statement released on Tuesday.  The two expressed gratitude to fans who supported and prayed for the eminent figure's speedy recovery.

"We would like to begin by thanking you for your overwhelming support, prayers, and genuine concern regarding our father's recent medical procedure. We are happy to inform all of you that the surgery was a success!", the statement, posted on Twitter, said.

The surgery was performed at Sri Ramchandra Hospital in Chennai.

Shruti and Akshara said the doctors, attendees and the hospital management are taking good care of their father.

"He is in good spirits and working towards speedy recovery. He will return home in four to five days. After a few days of rest and recuperating from the surgery, he shall be ready to interact with people as always."

Makkal Needhi Maiam chief had on Sunday said he would be undergoing a follow-up surgery on his leg.

The Haasan sisters expressed gratitude to people for the love and blessings showered on their father.

"We are grateful that your good energy will be a big part of your speedy recovery!," the statement concluded. 

With PTI inputs

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