Veteran Bollywood actor Rishi Kapoor on Saturday tweeted about his ill health and requested his fans and well-wishers not to speculate about his illness.

Rishi says he is taking a short leave from work to go to the US for medical treatment. He took to his Twitter handle which reads as, “Hello all! I am taking a short leave of absence from work to go to America for some medical treatment. I urge my well-wishers not to worry or unnecessarily speculate. It’s been 45 years ‘plus’ of wear and tear at the movies. With your love and good wishes, I will be back soon!”

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Soon after this post, many celebrities took to Twitter and wished Kapoor for his speedy recovery.

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The actor was recently in the news as the entire Kapoor family announced to sell off the iconic RK Studios. Rishi told media that the Kapoor family had decided to sell the property after learning that the renovation of the studio would still not generate enough revenue to keep it running.

On the work front, he was last seen in Mulk alongside Taapsee Pannu.