Rishi Kapoor flies off to the US for medical treatment

Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor has taken a short leave from work and flying to the US for medical treatment. The actor asked his well-wishers not to worry for him and also not to speculate.

"Hello all! I am taking a short leave of absence from work to go to America for some medical treatment. I urge my well-wishers not to worry or unnecessarily speculate. It's been 45 years "plus" of wear and tear at the movies. With your love and good wishes, I will be back soon!" read Mr Kapoor's full tweet.

Sonam Kapoor, Kapil Sharma wished Rishi Kapoor a speedy recovery.

While Sonam K Ahuja wrote, "Get well soon chintu uncle, we love you lots!".

Sacred Games fame Kubra Sait commented, "Be well. Rest well. Hydrate and Bombay can’t wait to have you back."

Kapil Sharma# Get well soon rishi sir.. May God bless u with good health... we love u so much

Meanwhile, the 66-year-old Rishi will soon be next seen in a short film titled 'Rajma Chawal', set to release on Netflix on November 30.

Here's wishing Rishi Kapoor a speedy recovery!