New Delhi: Veteran actor Pran (92), who was admitted to Mumbai's Lilavati Hospital on November 16 after he complained of respiratory dysfunction, is recuperating fast and will be discharged soon, doctors said.

According to close sources, Pran is doing fine and also spotted having a stroll at the hospital corridor. Twitter and Facebook were abuzz with the news that Pran passed away on Friday. However, the veteran actor is alive and is recuperating well. False report of the actor’s death went viral on social networking sites like Twitter and Facebook where people had started to condole his demise.

Confirming the reports of Pran’s wellbeing his daughter Pinky Bhalla said, “He is feeling better now. He is very weak and needs to take rest. He also had a stroll at the hospital corridor and even smiled at the rumours of his death.”

She also added, “I got thousands of calls since Friday to confirm the rumour. Finally, I had to switch off mobile. In the evening, I clicked his picture and uploaded it on social networking site to put a check on the rumour.”

(JPN/Bureau)

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