Rajinikanth absolutely fine, says publicist

Updated on : Jun 16,2016   7:04 pm

Chennai, June 16 (IANS) Megastar Rajinikanth is fine and vacationing in the US, said a source close to the actor amid rumours that he is not well.

His publicist has clarified that Rajinikanth is well health-wise.

"Rajinikanth sir is absolutely fine. He is vacationing in the US and is expected is return soon. Due to rigorous shooting schedule, doctors had advised him to take a break. Hence, he decided to go on a holiday," the publicist told IANS.

Some reports also suggested that Rajinikanth is undergoing kidney-related treatment in California.

"He had undergone full medical check up in Chennai before he left for the US," the publicist clarified.

From the first week of July, the 65-year old is expected to join the sets of Tamil actioner "2.o".

Rajinikanth's "Kabali", in which he plays an ageing gangster, is slated for release on February 15.

--IANS

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