In a shocking revelation, Baahubali 2: The Conclusion actor Rana Daggubati admitted in a chat show that he was blind in one eye and that it was replaced by another one from a dead donor. Rana revealed this story in a Telugu chat show where celebrities come and help people to deal with their life’s major problems by taking up their job for one day and giving back almost 10 times of what they earn.
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While talking to the audience Rana surprised everyone with his statement. “Should I tell you one thing, I am blind from my right eye. I see only from my left eye. The one you see is someone else’s eye which was donated to me after his death. If I close my left eye, I can see no one,” he was quoted saying by The Indian Express. He continued by saying that being blind should not stop you from dreaming or living life. “LV Prasad operated me when I was young. Study well, we will support, be courageous as you have to look after her. Sorrows will go away one day but you have to gear up and keep them happy always,” he added.
Rana who has acted in many Telugu films made his Bollywood debut with ‘Dum Maaro Dum’ opposite Bipasha Basu. He was also seen in Neeraj Pandey’s action thriller ‘Baby’ along with Akshay Kumar and Anupam Kher. However, he got international fame with Baahubali The Beginning, which released in 2015. He worked hard for the second installment of this movie and went through an amazing transformation.
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Baahubali 2: The Conclusion, which released on April 28 this year has gone on to mint nearly Rs 200 crore worldwide on its opening day, becoming the first ever Indian film to have such a massive box office collections within 24 hours. Not only SS Rajamouli and Prabhas, but also Rana Daggubati got an amazing response for his character of Bhallaladeva.