Legendary Director / Actor Mr K Bharathiraja 81, was admitted at our hospital on 26/08/2022
Legendary Director / Actor Mr K Bharathiraja 81, was admitted at our hospital on 26/08/2022 with complaints of Altered Sensorium. He was evaluated and monitored in our medical Intensive Care Unit under a multi-disc ipli nary team of doctors and medical professionals. He was subsequently transferred to the ward after his condition stabilised and he showed clinical improvement.
His condition is currently stable and was discharged today.
Iconof Tamil Cinema and Iyakkunar Imayam K Bharathiraja, 81, has fully recovered from his illness from MGM Healthcare, a multi-disciplinary hospital on Friday.
Addressing reporters, Bharathiraja’s son and actor Manoj Bharathiraja along with the doctors’ team headed by Dr Ananth Mohan Pai, Director of Medical Services, MGM Healthcare said that the legendary director was admitted with the complaints of Altered Sensorium on August 26, 2022.
- The entire medical expenses have been borne by him and not as published in a section of the media: Actor Manoj Bharathiraja.
- Bharathiraja is currently working with four films out of which, two are in finishing stages including a film with Thangar Bachan and other two are pending
He was treated at the ICU by a team of multi-disciplinary doctors – Dr Swamikannu, Senior Consultant and Director – Department of Internal Medicine and Dr Sabanayagam, Senior Consultant and Clinical Lead – and medical professionals. After he was stabilised and showed clinical improvement, he was transferred to the gen eral ward. He was stable and was discharged on Friday.
Meanwhile, the Director’s son and actor Manoj Bharathiraja appealed the media to publish news after checking the real facts. The entire medical expenses have been borne by him and not as published in a section of the me di a.
His father is fully recovered from the illness, and will roar back ‘En Iniya Thamizh Makkale’, said Manoj with confi dence.
After the advise of Kaviperarasu Vairamuthu and few other friends of Bharathiraja, he was admitted to MGM He althcare with full confidence that he would return to the cinema world, Monoj added.
Bharathiraja was actively cooperating for the treatment, his will power and sense of humour helped him to rec over very fast, the doctors’ team said.
He was very candid and exchanging jokes with the treating doctors and para-medical staff for the last couple of days and showing interest in watching the films he had directed and acted, including the recently released ‘Thir uchitrambalam.’
Bharathiraja is currently working with four films out of which, two are in finishing stages including a film with Thangar Bachan and other two are pending, Manoj said.