Mithun Chakraborty hospitalised with chest pain

Published : 10 Feb 2024 09:04 PM

Retired actor Mithun Chakraborty was reportedly hospitalized in Kolkata after complaining of chest pain on Saturday.

The 73-year-old actor reportedly complained about feeling uneasy after returning from a movie set. He was taken to the hospital right away after this and is currently receiving care there.

Recently, Chakraborty was selected as a Padma Bhushan Awardee for 2024.

The actor, who his fans lovingly refer to as "Mithun Da," made his film debut in "Mrigayaa," directed by Mrinal Sen, for which he won the National Film Award for Best Actor. Among his other popular films are "Disco Dancer," "Agneepath," "Ghar Ek Mandir," "Jallad," and "Pyaar Jhukta Nahin."

Chakraborty became a member of the BJP on March 7, 2021, at the Brigade Parade Ground, popularly known as the "Maidan," in Kolkata.