Veteran television and Bollywood actress Surekha Sikri, who has won three National Awards, suffered a brain stroke on Tuesday. She is currently admitted in a city hospital. Her ‘Badhaai Ho’ co-star Ayushmann Khurrana has taken to social media and wished for her speedy recovery.
Ayushmann, who shared a sweet bond with her during the shooting of the film, posted a heartfelt picture with the veteran actress on her Instagram story and wrote, “Wish you a speedy recovery ma’am. Always with you.” Have a look:
Meanwhile, it is reported that Surekha Sikri’s condition is stable but she is under observation of doctors. Sharing details, the actress’ agent Vivek Sidhwani told IANS, “Surekha ji is doing fine but she continues to be monitor closely and the next few days are crucial. That is what the doctors said. This is the second time she suffered a brain stroke after 2018, when she had it for the first time. So we will be asking all her well-wishers to pray for her speedy recovery.”
Earlier, few film directors and actors reached out to and offered financial assistance. In 2018 too, she had suffered a brain stroke but she fully recovered from it.
The actress won National Awards for her roles in the films “Tamas”, “Mammo” and “Badhaai Ho”.