Amitabh Bachchan informs about broken rib cartilage & muscle tear in right rib cage while shooting for Project K in Hyderabad; shoot suspended


It won't be wrong to say that Amitabh Bachchan, at the age of 80, is busier and more active than most young actors. With some of the biggest projects in the pipeline, the actor leaves no stone unturned to entertain his audience with diverse characters and stories. Now, while shooting for Nag Ashwin's sci-fi film, tentatively titled Project K, Mr. Bachchan got injured. In his blog, he informed about his broken rib cartilage and a muscle tear in the right rib cage.

The veteran actor wrote in his blog, "In Hyderabad at the shoot for Project K, during an action shot, I have got injured .. rib cartilage popped broke and muscle tear to the right rib cage .. canceled shoot .. did Doctor consult and scan by CT at the AIG Hospital in Hyderabad and flown back home .. strapping has been done and rest been advocated .. yes painful .. on movement and breathing .. will take some weeks they say before some normalisation will occur .. some medication is on also for pain..." 

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He further added, "So all work that was to be done has been suspended and canceled dropped postponed for the moment until healing occurs ..I rest at Jalsa and am mobile a bit for all the essential activities .. but yes in rest and generally lying around ..It shall be difficult or let me say .. I shall be unable to meet, the well wishers at Jalsa Gate this evening .. so do not come .. and do inform as much as you can to those that intend coming.. All else is well.." 

Apart from Project K, Mr. Bachchan has Ganapath and The Umesh Chronicles in the pipeline.