TMKOC; Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah is one of the longest-running and loved shows on the small screen. The viewers are fans of not just the plot and the comedy but also the actors who are seen playing crucial roles like Tarak Mehta, Jethalal, Dayaben, etc. Every now and then, they look for any new update related to the cast of the show. Actor Ghanshyam Nayak, who is known for portraying Nattu Kaka in the show recently revealed that he has been diagnosed with cancer. The 77-year-old actor said that it was in April when spots were discovered in his neck during the positron emission tomography scanning of his throat. After this, he began his chemotherapy and amid the treatment, he has flown to Daman, Gujarat to shoot a special scene of TMKOC.

His son Vikas told Dainik Bhaskar in an interview, “In April, we did a positron emission tomography scanning of his neck, in which again some spots were found. He did not have any discomfort or pain in any way. But we did not want to take any risk, because of that we have started his chemotherapy sessions again. This treatment is being done from the same hospital and doctor he has earlier had his treatments from .Papa is completely fine, just once a month we take him to the hospital for the session will get a PET scan done again next month. I hope those spots are gone.”

 

(Agencies)