Mumbai, Jan 11: Filmmaker Rakesh Roshan is up and about after undergoing surgery for an early stage of throat cancer, his actor son Hrithik Roshan has said.
Recently, Hrithik shared pictures with father Rakesh Roshan and mother. He wrote," Cant stop. Wont stop. We begin again. And again."
Hrithik shared a health update on his father as he spent time with the 69-year-old in a hospital also on his birthday.
On Thursday, Hrithik tweeted a photograph of himself and his father along with the family members.
Rakesh, who underwent surgery after he was diagnosed with an early stage of squamous cell carcinoma on January 8, was seen with a Ryles tube."And he's up and about. Power of love! Thank you all for being with him and helping him power through. Today was a great day," Hrithik captioned the image.
Many fans reached in front of Hrithik Roshan residence to congratulate him on his birthday. Hrithik also did not disappoint fans. He came to the balcony of his house and greeted all his fans.
On Thursday, Hrithik Roshan celebrated his 45th birthday with his close friends and family at a Mumbai restaurant.
His ex-wife Sussanne Khan was present along with Sonali Bendre and Goldie Behl, Sussanne'e brother Zayed Khan and his wife, and Gayatri Joshi and her husband Vikas Oberoi. Hrithik also celebrated his birthday with his family, including father Rakesh Roshan.
The news that Rakesh was diagnosed with early stage of squamous cell carcinoma, a type of skin cancer, was revealed by Hrithik earlier this week. It drew a lot of supportive messages for the senior Roshan from fans and the film fraternity.
The family has a cancer survivor in Sunaina Roshan, Hrithik's sister, who had been diagnosed with cervical cancer.
(With inputs from IANS)