Tamil film director and producer S A Chandrasekhar admitted to hospital


KOTTAYAM: Tamil film chief and maker S A Chandrasekhar, 74, has been admitted to a healing center in Kottayam after he endured wounds on his head and neck after a fall on Wednesday morning. He is the father of Tamil performing artist Vijay. He was given crisis restorative consideration at the healing facility and his condition was steady, clinic sources said.

Chandrasekhar, who was in Kumarakom regarding the talks of another film venture, descended in the lavatory of Royal Grove Resorts, Kumarakom, because of glucose variety, around 9 am. He was raced to a private healing facility in Kottayam by his helpers and resort team. Specialists found a profound harm on his head and wound on cervical spinal line in the effect of the fall. As indicated by Dr Vinod Viswanathan, overseeing chief, Bharath Hospital, Kottayam, Chandrasekhar’s condition was steady.

“He has suffered injury on his scalp. Wound debridement and suturing was done before shifting him to critical care ICU. At the same time, contusion on his cervical spine is not that serious. We have started medication and the patient is stable as such,” he said.

Doctors have advised complete rest for four days and he is under the close observation of the medical team. Doctors said immediate shifting to any other place will be risky at this juncture, as it may lead to quadriplegia.