'Mission Mangal' director Jagan Shakti hospitalised, is 'recovering'

Mumbai, Jan 27 (PTI) Filmmaker Jagan Shakti, who directed Vidya Balan-Akshay Kumar- starrer 'Mission Mangal', was hospitalised on Sunday and is recovering, a source close to the director said.

As per multiple reports, the filmmaker collapsed while he was with his friends and was rushed to a city hospital.

'Jagan is now well and is recovering,' the source told PTI, adding that the filmmaker has a clot in his brain.

'Mission Mangal' was based on real-life scientists, who contributed to India's first interplanetary expedition, Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM), launched by Indian Research Space Organisation (ISRO) in 2013. PTI JUR SHD RDS SHD SHD