Mumbai, August 17
Director Nishikant Kamat, finest recognized for his movies “Mumbai Meri Jaan”, “Drishyam” and “Madaari”, is essential, in response to hospital sources.
Kamat, who’s affected by continual liver illness and secondary infections, was admitted to AIG hospital in Gachibowli, Hyderabad on July 31.
“He is not dead. He is on a ventilator. But his condition is very critical,” his trade pal and director Milap Zaveri instructed PTI.
Earlier, Kamat’s shut pal, Marathi actor Jaywant Wadkar had mentioned that the director had handed away.
Thereafter, lots of his associates, together with actor R Madhavan, who labored with him in “Mumbai Meri Jaan” (2008), had began posting their condolences.
In a press release on August 12, the medical facility had mentioned that Kamat was hospitalised for jaundice and belly distention, and was later identified with continual liver illness. The hospital had described his situation as “critical but stable”.
Kamat, 50, made his directorial debut with the Marathi movie “Dombivali Fast” in 2005. His Bollywood debut was “Mumbai Meri Jaan”, additionally starring Irrfan.
Kamat additionally performed a unfavorable function in John Abraham-starrer “Rocky Handsome” in 2016, which he additionally directed.
His greatest hit was Ajay Devgn-Tabu starrer “Drishyam”, which was a remake of the Malayalam film of the identical identify. PTI