Vivek Agnihotri Undergoes Knee Surgery After He Ignored His Cartilage Tear During ‘The Kashmir Files’ Shoot, Calls It A ‘Self-Inflicted-Fracture’-See Pics

Filmmaker Vivek Agnihotri has undergone knee surgery for ignoring cartilage rupture for one and half years during the shoot of ‘The Kashmir Files’

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Vivek Agnihotri Undergoes Knee Surgery After He Ignored His Cartilage Tear During ‘The Kashmir Files’ Shoot, Calls It A ‘Self-Inflicted-Fracture’-See Pics
The Kashmir Files director Vivek Agnihotri recently took to his social media handles to reveal that he has undergone knee surgery. The cartilage rupture in his knee occurred on 24th Dec 2020 but he ignored it for one and half years as he was working day in and day out on his ambitious project ‘The Kashmir Files’. Vivek also mentioned that he has now finally begun his knee therapy. He also admitted to compromising his body due to his work commitments.

Taking to his Twitter handle, he posted a photo of his bandaged knee with the caption, “Finally, knee therapy begins. Fully ignored Miniscus (cartilage tear) for 1.5 yrs due to #TheKashmirFiles. Kept limping. It became worse. Now I also have stress fracture. Whenever I have to chose between body and work, I end up compromising on my body. Must change this attitude.”  In the next follow-up post, the director posted a series of his pictures from the sets of The Kashmir Files. In the click, he is seen standing and posing with a walking stick for support. The post read, “This was the day - 24th Dec 2020. When I slipped and tore my Cartilage. Doctors asked me to rest it out for 6-8 weeks. But like they say, Show Must Go On. Show went on, uninterrupted, for next 18 months but my knee worsened. Today, whom do I blame for ‘self-inflicted-fracture’?” ALSO READ: After The Kashmir Files, Vivek Agnihotri Announces His Next Film The Delhi Files, Filmmaker To Begin The Work Soon






Soon after his post, fans and netizens were left worried and expressed their concern in the comment section. Many wished the filmmaker a speedy recovery and good health. 

Meanwhile, Vivek Agnihotri recently wrapped up the highly acclaimed Humanity Tour with his wife Pallavi Joshi. The ‘Humanity Tour’ is scheduled from 28th May to 26th June 2022. As a part of the trip, the couple traveled to various prominent places across the United Kingdom, Germany, and the Netherlands including Nehru Centre London, Global Human Rights Defence – The Hague among other renowned places.

On the work front, he will next don a director’s hat for his upcoming film ‘The Delhi Files’.





Image Source: Vivek Agnihotri/Instagram