Veteran actor Vikram Gokhale’s health is showing slow but steady improvement, officials at a city hospital where he is undergoing treatment said on Friday. Gokhale, 77, is undergoing treatment at Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital in Pune following health complications. Hospital spokesperson Shirish Yadkikar said, “Gokhale is improving slowly but steadily. He is opening his eyes and moving his limbs and is likely to be off ventilator support in the next 48 hours.”
His high blood pressure and heartbeat are stable, he said.
Known for playing influential men on screen, Gokhale, a household name actor in theatre, television and films alike, has featured in several Marathi and Bollywood films, including the Amitabh Bachchan-starrer. the path of fire (1990), Maze (2007), Natsamrat (2015) and mission mangal (2019). Her latest release is Marathi film Godavari,
On Thursday morning, his family members and doctors at the hospital had said that his condition was critical and was not responding to treatment.
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