Shah Rukh Khan undergoes surgery in US after meeting with accident on movie set

According to reports, the actor underwent minor surgery after injuring his nose while shooting in Los Angeles and is now recuperating at his home in India

Updated - July 04, 2023 06:30 pm IST

Published - July 04, 2023 03:01 pm IST

Shah Rukh Khan

Shah Rukh Khan | Photo Credit: ANI

According to several news reports, superstar Shah Rukh Khan suffered an accident while shooting on a movie set in Los Angeles and had to undergo minor surgery. Reports add that the actor injured his nose and that he is now back in India and recuperating at home.

ETimes quoted a source from the U.S. who told, “SRK was shooting in Los Angeles for a project and he ended up hurting his nose. He began bleeding and was immediately rushed to a hospital. His team was informed by the doctors that there was nothing to worry about and that King Khan would need to undergo minor surgery to stop the bleeding. Post the operation, SRK was spotted with a bandage on his nose Shah Rukh Khan is now back in the country, recuperating at home.”

Details regarding the project the Pathaanstar was shooting for remain unknown at the moment. An official statement from the actor’s team is awaited.

Last seen in this year’s blockbuster Pathaan, Shah Rukh has Atlee’s Jawan, co-starring Nayanthara and Vijay Sethupathi, gearing up for a release on September 7. He will also make a cameo appearance in Salman Khan’s Tiger 3, following which he will be seen in the lead role in Rajkumar Hirani’s Dunki. The film, which marks his first on-screen collaboration with Taapsee Pannu, is scheduled to release in December 2023.

The news about the accident comes just days after he held an #AskSRK session to celebrate completing 31 years in the industry. During the session, one of his fans asked him about his popular song ‘Chaiyya Chaiyya’ being performed by Penn Masala during Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s recent visit to the United States. “Wish I was there to dance to it. But they wouldn’t allow a train inside I guess,” replied the superstar.

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