Veteran actor Mithun Chakraborty was hospitalized in Kolkata on Saturday due to reported chest pain, according to a report by India Today. The 73-year-old actor reportedly felt uneasy, leading to his admission to the hospital. Currently, he is undergoing treatment, and his health condition remains a matter of concern.
As of now, Mithun Chakraborty’s family has not confirmed or issued a formal statement regarding his health status.
Mithun Chakraborty, known for his recent appearance as a judge on Dance Bangla Dance, received the prestigious Padma Bhushan in January 2024. The recognition came as a pleasant surprise to the veteran actor, who has had a remarkable career spanning over five decades and encompassing more than 350 films in various Indian languages.
In a heartfelt video message shared last month, Mithun Chakraborty expressed his disbelief upon receiving the Padma Bhushan. He reminisced about his journey, starting from his debut in Mrinal Sen’s Mrigaya, and acknowledged the years of struggle and hard work that led to this honor. “It is a feeling I can’t express,” he said, overwhelmed by the recognition. “I am dedicating this to all my fans in India and abroad, who have given me unconditional love.”
Despite his health setback, Mithun Chakraborty’s contributions to Indian cinema and entertainment continue to be celebrated. His versatile performances and charismatic presence have left an indelible mark on the industry, earning him a dedicated fan following over the years.
Fans and well-wishers await further updates on Mithun Chakraborty’s health, hoping for a speedy recovery for the beloved actor. Meanwhile, his resilience and passion for his craft serve as an inspiration to many, reflecting the true spirit of a seasoned artist who has weathered many storms in his illustrious career.