Satirist K P Saxena admitted to hospital, serious

Hindi satirist and Padam Shri awardee K P Saxena has been admitted to a hospital in serious condition in the state capital.

Updated: Aug 30, 2013, 13:59 PM IST

Lucknow: Hindi satirist and Padam Shri awardee K P Saxena has been admitted to a hospital in serious condition in the state capital.

Saxena (81), who was suffering from cancer in the tongue and had been operated upon recently, was having difficulty in breathing and was admitted to a private hospital on Monday night, as the family members reported.

He has made noteworthy contribution in Hindi cinema.

PTI