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Flashback: When Salman Khan suffered from ‘suicide disease’

India TV Entertainment Desk New Delhi 08 Aug 2016, 13:45:47 PM IST
India TV Entertainment Desk

Bollywood superstar Salman Khan is known as one of the fittest actors in the industry. He became the youth icon after flaunted his sculpted physique and shirtless body on the silver screen, not to forget his heroic act of beating up the goons.

Every youth wanted to have a body like the ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ star. In fact, even at the age of 50 years, he jaw struck everyone with his commendable transformation in his last release ‘Sultan’.

However, not much are aware of the fact that this fit actor had once suffered from dangerous suicide disease.

Yes! It’s true.

In 2011, Salman had confessed that he was suffering from ‘Trigeminal Neuralgia’ which is also called suicide disease in common tongue.

“I am suffering from trigeminal neuralgia, a facial nerve problem I have had since the last seven years. But now, it’s getting worse. Ab dard hadd se paar ho gaya hai,” Salman had once told a leading daily.

In fact, the actor had even gone through angiography. He later went to US to get the disease cured.

Despite suffering from what he once termed as ‘the worst pain on the planet’, Salman didn’t let it hamper his professional commitments.

No wonder, he is the real ‘Sultan’ of Bollywood.  

Salman Khan is currently busy with his upcoming movie with director Kabir Khan titled ‘Tubelight’. The movie is expected to release on Eid next year.