Rajinikanth has been advised one-week bed rest with minimum physical activity
Superstar Rajinikanth, who was admitted to a hospital in Hyderabad on 25th December 2020 with conditions of fluctuating blood pressure and exhaustion, has been discharged from the hospital today. He was kept under close supervision and treated by a team of doctors for three days.
“His blood pressure has been stabilized and he is feeling much better. In view of his improved medical conditions, he is being discharged from hospital today,” said a statement by the hospital. He has been advised complete bed rest for a week with regular monitoring of his BP. The doctors have further prescribed him minimal physical activity and no stress along with medication and diet. The superstar has to refrain from any activity that may increase the chances of contracting Covid-19 infection.
Telangana: Actor Rajinikanth discharged from Hyderabad's Apollo Hospital.
He was admitted to the hospital on 25th December after showing severe fluctuation in blood pressure. https://t.co/6sPx5xC50c pic.twitter.com/cYgwVOUYge
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Rajinikanth was admitted to hospital on December 25 after which he was investigated and monitored closely in the hospital till his BP settled down. Family and treating doctors requested all well-wishers to avoid visiting the hospital as he was not being allowed to meet anyone and his daughter was with him.
Rajinikanth was shooting for a movie, ‘Annaatthe’ for the past 10 days where a few people tested positive for Covid-19, following which he isolated himself and was being monitored. He, however, tested negative. The shoot for the movie, directed by Siva and featuring Keerthy Suresh, Nayanthara, Khusbu and Prakash Raj among others, resumed here on December 14.
TDP supremo and former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu and Telangana Governor Tamilsai Soundarajan, actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan had wished the actor a speedy recovery. Rajinikanth is set to float his own political party in Tamil Nadu ahead of 2021 Assembly polls. He is likely to disclose more about his political ambitions by the end of this month. Actor and Jana Sena founder Pawan Kalyan hoped that Rajinikanth would come out healthy with the blessings of Mahavatar Babaji whom the superstar considers as Guru.