A social media post claiming that Bollywood actor Dharmendra has been hospitalised, and his health condition is critical is being widely circulated. Through this article let’s fact-check the claim made in the post.
Claim: Bollywood actor Dharmendra has been hospitalised, and his health condition is critical.
Fact: Earlier in May 2022, Dharmendra was hospitalised due to muscle spasm; however, he was discharged later on, and is currently at home. His son Bobby Deol refuted the viral claim saying that Dharmendra is fine and is at home. As the rumours went viral, Dharmendra himself shared a video saying ‘Main chup hoon, bimar nahin. Kuch na kuch chalti rehti hai’ Hence the claim made in the post is MISLEADING.
Earlier in the month of May 2022, Dharmendra was hospitalised due to muscle spasm. However, after spending few days in the hospital, Dharmendra was discharged and is now currently at home.
Goggle search yielded multiple news reports that reported Bobby Deol, son of Dharmendra refuting the claims about Dharmendra’s critical health condition. As per these reports, ‘Bobby Deol has clarified that Dharmendra is at home and he is recovering’.
Speaking about the rumours, Bobby Deol told India Today that, ‘he is absolutely fine. He is at home, and he is recovering. He is doing well. Thank you so much for your love and affection’.
As the rumours about his health went viral, Dharmendra himself shared a video on his official twitter account as an update of his health. In this video, he asked his fans to think positive. Addressing the rumours, he said ‘Main chup hoon, bimar nahin. Kuch na kuch chalti rehti hai’.
To sum it up, Dharmendra’s health is not critical, Bobby Deol rubbished the hospitalisation rumours.