Bollywood icon Amitabh Bachchan The actor’s fans in the UAE, who were eagerly waiting to catch a glimpse of the star, were left disheartened, a tweet read.
Amitabh Bachchan was "unable to fulfill his scheduled attendance at the book fair on October 30 at 5 p.m., owing to health issues, which make him unfit to undertake overseas travel".
– Sharjah Book Authority (@SharjahBookAuth) October 30, 2019
The statement also mentioned the Bollywood veteran's health care and hospitalization in Mumbai.
The statement further read: "Bachchan sent his words to the millions of fans who were eagerly anticipating to hear from him, in person, at the book fair.
Meanwhile, the actor spent time with his family during Diwali, and shared celebration pictures on social media. He also took to his blog to express his gratitude to Diwali and Bhai Dooj. The actor hosted a party on Diwali, which was attended by the who's who of Bollywood.
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Oct 31, 2019 17:33 IST