‘Aashiqui’ fame Rahul Roy suffers a brain stroke while shooting in Kargil; rushed to hospital

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‘Aashiqui’ actor Rahul Roy was recently shooting for his upcoming film ‘LAC – Live the Battle’ in Kargil. Unfortunately, the actor suffered a brain stroke there.

According to a report in ABP News, the incident took place a week back. Following which, Rahul was first brought from Kargil to Srinagar and later he was shifted to Mumbai for further treatment. The actor is currently admitted to Mumbai’s Nanavati hospital. The 52-year-old actor is now in ICU.

Speaking about Rahul’s condition, his brother-in-law Romir Sen told ABP News, “Rahul has been admitted to Nanavati hospital. Keeping in mind the COVID-19 crisis, he has been kept in the ICU as a precautionary measure. His  Coronavirus test report has come out as negative. There is nothing to worry about. His health is also improving.” The actor’s sister Priyanka Roy too has assured that his condition is improving now.


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Coming to the actor’s professional life, he is still known for his film ‘Aashiqui’ that released in 1990. In ‘LAC-Live the Battle’, Rahul will be seen playing the role of a Major. The film is helmed by Nitin Kumar Gupta and is jointly produced by Chitra Vakil Sharma and Nivedita Basu.  The film also features  ‘Bigg Boss 14′ former contestant Nishant Singh Malkani.

Apart from ‘Aashiqui’, Rahul Roy is also known for his stint in ‘Bigg Boss’ season 1. The actor even won the first season.

Check out our conversation with Rahul below:

We are praying for Rahul’s speedy recovery. Hope he bounces back soon.

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