Film Director Rajkumar Santoshi was admitted to the hospital last day following a cardiac complaint and had to undergo angioplasty. The doctors said that the procedure was successful and his condition is now stable. The doctors have advised rest for him.
Santoshi is noted for his films like ‘Ghayal’ (1990), ‘Damini’ (1993), ‘Andaz Apna Apna’ (1994), ‘Ghatak’ (1996), ‘Pukar’ (2000), ‘The Legend of Bhagat Singh’ (2002) and ‘Phata Poster Nikhla Hero’ (2013) among many others.
His movie’Pukar’ won the Nargis Dutt Award for Best Feature Film on National Integration and he also received National Film Award for Best Feature Film for his movie ‘The Legend of Bhagat Singh’.