Kamal Haasan to undergo surgery for implant removal


Legendary actor Kamal Haasan to undergo a surgery for the removal of an implant placed in his leg after he suffered a fracture in 2016.

Kamal Haasan to undergo surgery

On Thursday, a statement released by Kamal Haasan’s political party Makkal Needhi Maiam says the procedure has been delayed as the actor was preoccupied with his political and film commitments. “Due to his very busy schedule in political and film commitments, there had been a postponement in the removal of the implant. The surgical procedure, which is slated to happen tomorrow, aids in the removal of the implant,”

Kamal Haasan to undergo surgery

 “Upon his doctor’s advice Kamal Haasan will be getting admitted in the hospital for the surgical procedure on November 22 to remove the implant. Furthermore, he has been compelled to take a break for the next few weeks to physically recoup.” he added.

In 2016, Kamal Haasan underwent an major surgery in his leg after a nasty fall from 18 feet at his Chennai office. During the surgery, an implant was placed in his leg.

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Kamal Haasan launched his political party in February 2018 and since then has been active in politics.

Meanwhile, on the work front, he is currently shooting for director Shankar’s upcoming film Indian 2.