‘Despite The Inconvenience Of Damaged Body…’

New Delhi: Amitabh Bachchan, injured recently on the sets of his film ‘Project K’ in Hyderabad, updated his fans about his health and said that he has resumed working as he continues to recover from the injury. 

The actor took to his blog and wrote, “So despite the inconvenience of damaged body .. there must be desire and effort to repair .. which is being done with care and comfort of the Ef (extended family, his fans) and well wishers, and for which there is repeated gratitude and love.” 

“Work schedules have been done and the charts start filling up again .. to the joy of the ‘moi’ .. for there is no better pastime than work .. Yes the rib and toe are in a state of revolt .. but revolts must be tendered with and a solution to be found,” he added. 

In a previous blog post on March 18, the screen icon said he continues to be in “extreme pain”. 

“the rib continues in its painful journey .. but another erupts at the toe and draws attention greater than the rib .. so .. the rib diminishes and the attention drifts to the toe… 

“a blister under the callus .. never heard or experienced before , but there it is and yes extreme pain ..” he added. 

In the March 5 post on his blog, the industry veteran said he injured himself while filming an action sequence on the Hyderabad set of his upcoming movie ‘Project K’.  

“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 ..” he said.  

Before flying back to Mumbai, Bachchan said the doctor at a Hyderabad-based hospital, where he underwent a CT scan, advised him to rest.  

The shooting on Nag Ashwin’s ‘Project K’ and other commitments Amitabh Bachchan is involved in are on hold. Also starring Prabhas and Deepika Padukone, the film will hit the screens on January 12, 2024.