Saif was rushed to Kokilaben Ambani Hospital after he injured his thumb during the film shoot. He underwent a minor surgery.“He was taken to the hospital yesterday as he had hurt his thumb. A minor surgery was performed and he is doing fine.
“He is recovering well, thank you for asking - had hurt his thumb quite badly but is on the mend happily,” said Soha.
The 45-year-old actor recently wrapped up the shoot for Rangoon and is currently working on his home production directed by Akshat Verma.
Soha said the actor will be discharged as per the doctor’s advice. “Yes (he was admitted) in the early hours of yesterday, as for release doctor will advice but not today,” she said.In the past, Saif had suffered a hand injury while shooting for Vishal Bhardwaj’s Rangoon. He had also got hurt while filming an action sequence for Agent Vinod.
In another incident,actor Shraddha Kapoor, who is busy filming Half Girlfriend, a film based on author Chetan Bhagat’s eponymous novel, injured herself during the shoot.
Shraddha took to her Instagram account and posted an image of her injured leg with a blue bandage.She captioned the images as: “Stressed ligament. But it’s too much fun running on that basketball court! Half Girlfriend’.
The film directed by Mohit Suri features Arjun Kapoor and Shraddha in the lead roles.