Amitabh Bachchan suffering through an aggravated old injury


Veteran actor Amitabh Bachchan says he has been suffering aggravated pain on the left shoulder due to an extra tear in the rotor cup. He talked about it more on his blog on Wednesday.

Amitabh shared details about the injury on his blog on Wednesday, he wrote, “An old injury to the left shoulder has through time and activity and age been giving nagging pain… That has recently got aggravated due to some strong usage on set. Though the pain became unbearable, the medication and the Tunnel visit has shown that it is an extra tear on the rotor cup, but that it is (has) not reached an alarming stage,”

“The medication, the ice compresses and the sling and ice wrap are under constant follow… They say it should be in a better heal soon,” he added.

At Virat and Anushka’s reception, Amitabh was accompanied by his daughter Shweta, son Abhishek and daughter in law Aishwarya. The actor was seen wearing the black shoulder support sling even at the event, while Shweta assisted him around the venue.

On social media and blog, he shared some photographs of himself from a shoot as well as from newly-weds Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma’s reception here on Tuesday.

He says his pain is “not as bad as it looks” with help of all the care.

“The green wrap is the ice pack, and the black sling is the sling. Both are designed to give relief and comfort… They do,” he wrote with an image in which he is seen wearing a fluorescent green ice pack on his shoulder and arm. While on a set, it was camouflaged with a shawl.

Amitabh Bachchan’s upcoming film project is ‘102 Not Out’ in which he features as a 102-year-old father and Rishi Kapoor plays his 75-year-old son. The film is directed by Umesh Shukla, is based on a Gujarati play of the same name, written by Saumya Joshi.

He will also appear in ‘Thug of Hindustan’ directed by Vijay Krishna Acharya costarring, Aamir Khan, Katrina Kaif, Fatima Sana Shaikh, Shashank Arora and Jackie Shroff.