Updated: August 12, 2020 5:08:50 pm
Director-actor Nishikant Kamat, who was admitted to AIG Hospital in Gachibowli, Hyderabad on July 31, is currently “critical but stable”, a press release from the hospital stated. Kamat, who suffered from jaundice and abdominal distention, has been diagnosed with chronic liver disease.
The AIG Hospital in Gachibowli, Hyderabad issued a statement on Wednesday. It reads: “Mr Nishikant Kamat (50 years, Male) was brought to AIG Hospitals, Gachibowli, Hyderabad on 31st July with jaundice and abdominal distention. He has been diagnosed with Chronic Liver Disease and other secondary infections. He is in the intensive care unit for continuous monitoring under supervision of a multidisciplinary team of senior consultants comprising of Gastroenterologists, Hepatologists, Critical Care and others. His condition is critical but stable. We wish him a speedy recovery.”
Nishikant Kamat is known for directing films like Dombivali Fast, Drishyam, Rocky Handsome, Force among others. His directorial debut Dombivali Fast won the National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Marathi in 2006.
Nishikant Kamat has also acted in films like Bhavesh Joshi Superhero and Daddy among others. Recently, he was involved as a creative producer on the ZEE5 web series The Final Call.
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