Actor Rishi Kapoor has been admitted to the hospital due to poor health. His brother and noted actor Randhir Kapoor confirmed this news. Randhir Kapoor, dismissing reports of her being on ventilator, told news agency PTI – “He is in the hospital. He is suffering from cancer and has a shortness of breath, so he is admitted to the hospital. “Rishi Kapoor was admitted to Sir HN Reliance Foundation Hospital in Mumbai on Wednesday. He is 67 years old.
#RishiKapoor admitted to Mumbai hospital with viral fever, is 'fine', says family insider
— Press Trust of India (@PTI_News) February 6, 2020
Rishi Kapoor underwent treatment for cancer in the year 2018 and lived in New York for more than a year, where he was treated. He was accompanied by his wife and actress Neetu Singh. In February, Rishi Kapoor was hospitalized twice due to health reasons.
He was first admitted to a hospital in Delhi when he came to attend a family function. At that time, Kapoor had said that he had an infection. He was again hospitalized after returning to Mumbai with viral fever. He was soon discharged from the hospital soon after.