National Award-winning actress Surekha Sikri, suffered a brain stroke on Tuesday. The veteran actress has been admitted to a Hospital in Mumbai and is currently in the ICU. Surekha Sikri‘s agent Vivek Sidhwani told news agency PTI.
He added that her health condition is “critical but stable.” Surekha Sikri‘s agent added that the actress is being monitored closely. “She suffered a stroke earlier today. She is in the ICU (Intensive Care Unit). Her parameters continue to be monitored closely. She is critical but stable. She was admitted to a hospital in Mumbai this afternoon,” PTI quoted Vivek Sidhwani as saying.
Earlier in 2018 also, Surekha Sikri suffered from brain stroke. The veteran actress in an interview with Hindustan Times, last year, had revealed about the same. She said, “I fell down and hit my head in the bathroom while shooting in Mahableshwar. I have not been able to work due to my illness. The doctors say that I will be alright soon.”
Surekha Sikri, who received a National Film Award for the Best Supporting actress for her performance in 2018 film Badhaai Ho, collected her award in a wheel chair and was honoured with a standing ovation at the award ceremony held in New Delhi, last year. Surekha Sikri is a recipient of three National Film Awards. She has done several TV shows and films. She was last seen in Netflix‘s series Ghost Stories, directed by Zoya Akhtar.