Arjun Bijlani gets injured while rehearsing for ‘Jhalak Dikkhla Jaa 9’


Television actor Arjun Bijlani who shot to fame with the supernatural series ‘Naagin’, has injured himself while rehearsing for his performance for upcoming celebrity dance reality show ‘Jhalak Dikkhla Jaa 9’

According to Mid-Day, Arjun has injured his pelvic bone, and has been advised bed rest. But he is not willing to be out of action and is eager to resume his act. The actor is taking pain killers and doing everything possible to get back to the sets soon.

Arjun confirmed about the incident to a popular entertainment website saying, “Yes, I was doing this split-to-tumble move with Bhavna and while doing the tumble I landed on my pelvic bone. I did not quite feel any pain that time and continued to rehearse. But soon, there was excruciating pain and I went to the doctor, where he asked me to go to the hospital. The doctor there had a look and said there is a huge swelling and it will take about 4-5 days to recover.”

Arjun had previously got hurt while shooting for his earlier TV shows ‘Left Right Left’ and ‘Miley Jab Hum Tum’.

Besides Arjun, other celebrity contestants of the show include Shakti Arora, Helly Shah, Gaurav Gera, Surveen Chawla, Karishma Tanna, Nora Fatehi, Siddhant Gupta, Shantanu Maheshwari, Salman Yusuf Khan, Chef Harpal Singh Sokhi, and the dancing twins Priyanka and Poonam Shah.

Ganesh Hegde, Karan Johar, and Jacqueline Fernandez will judge the show. ‘Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 9’ is all set to premiere on July 30 at 10pm on Colors TV.