Shotgun recovers from respiratory problem, resting in hospital

Last Updated: Jul 17, 2012, 17:57 PM IST

Mumbai: Actor-politician Shatrughan Sinha, who has been admitted to a private hospital here for sometime for bronchial allergy, has recovered and will be back home shortly, family sources said today.

"Sinha, is fine now and taking rest in the hospital on doctors advise," the sources said.

Sinha had suffered bronchial allergy due to strong smell from painting works at his home "Ramayan" after renovation and was admitted to hospital.

"The doctors have subjected him to thorough body check up and the cine actor is now fine," the sources said.

But, on the advise of doctors he is still in the hospital and will return home shortly, the sources said.

Besides his wife Poonam Sinha, his "Dabbang" fame daughter Sonakshi Sinha and twin sons--Luv and Kush-- have been keeping a close watch over him in the hospital. His elder brothers--Lakhan Sinha and Bharat Sinha-- both doctors themselves are also with him.

The sources said that Sinha has been advised by the doctors not to speak much and has put him on a regulated diet.

Known for his powerful dialogues, Sinha has acted in more than 200 Hindi movies besides performing roles in a few Bengali and Punjabi films. "Kalicharan", "Vishwanath", "Kala Pathar", "Dostana", "Shaan" and "Khudgarj" are among his famous Hindi films.

The actor-turned-politician is presently BJP Lok Sabha member from his native Patna Sahib constituency in Bihar.

PTI