Rajkumar Hirani’s top hero Aamir Khan visited the hospitalized director of PK and 3 Idiots on Tuesday and tweeted later saying the creator of Munnabhai trend is fine and set to be released this evening.[‘PK’ Director Rajkumar Hirani Falls Off Bike, Undergoing Surgery Now]
“For all those concerned about Raju Hirani, I have just met him in hospital. He is doing fine and will be discharged this evening,” Aamir tweeted.
Rajkumar Hirani, who tried to test-ride an Enfield bike at a studio in Pali Hill, Bandra slipped and fell down injuring his chin and facturing his jaw. He was not wearing a helmet. He was taken to Lilavati Hospital and was said to have undergone minor surgery.
Now that he is getting discharged, R. Madhavan, the hero of ‘Saala Khadoos’ will be happy as Hirani is currently editing the film to be released on October 16. The film featuring Madhavan in the lead role is also being made simultaneously in Tamil under the title Irudhi Suttru. Hirani will present the Hindi version.
Otherwise, Hirani, 53, is curently working on actor Sanjay Dutt’s biopic starring Ranbir Kapoor.
Rajkumar Hirani, who opted for editing course with slim chances to get into directing course at Pune Film Institute, went on to become a successful director with famous hits like Munnabhai MBBS (2003), Lage Raho Munnabhai, 3 Idiots and ‘PK’.