As per media report, 74 year old, veteran actor-filmmaker Shashi Kapoor was admitted to a Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital (Mumbai) for cataract surgery.
According to reports, the procedure went well. He will be discharged soon.
Kapoor is remembered for many hit Hindi films like JAB JAB PHOOL KHILE, KANYADAAN, PYAR KA MAUSAM, EK SHRIMAN EK SHRIMATI, HASEENA MAAN JAYEGI, SHARMEELEE, AA GALE LAG JAA, FAKIRA, PHAANSI, CHOR MACHAYE SHOR, MUKTI, SATYAM SHIVAM SUNDARAM, HEERALAL PANNALAL, JUNOON, SWAYAMVAR, CHORI MERA KAAM, PHAANSI, SHANKAR DADA, CHAKKAR PE CHAKKAR, DEEWAR and NAMAK HALAAL.
In 2011, he was honoured with the Padma Bhushan by the Government of India.