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PIX: Rare pictures of Rajnikanth at Singapore hospital

Last updated on: July 22, 2011 19:50 IST

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Superstar Rajnikanth has recovered from his illness and was discharged from Mount Elizabeth Hospital, Singapore, on June 15.

Before he was  discharged, Rajnikanth spend a few moments with the hospital's staff and clicked pictures with them.

A fan has now put up some of these rare pictures on a social networking site.

We bring you these pictures in good faith. 

Image: Rajnikanth with the staff of Mount Elizabeth Hospital, Singapore

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The 61-year-old actor was admitted into Mount Elizabeth Hospital in Singapore hospital on May 28.

Earlier, he was being treated at the Sri Ramchandra Medical Centre in Chennai.


Image: Rajnikanth leaves the hospital with wife Latha

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After he was discharged from Mount Elizabeth, Rajnikanth's son-in-law and National Award winning actor Dhanush tweeted. 'Superstar discharged from hospital. He has recovered completely and taking rest.'

Image: Rajnikanth poses with his fans

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Amitabh Bacchan, another superstar who had faced some serious health issues, is said to have suggested the hospital to Rajnikanth.

In one of his interviews, he said, 'I've been talking to Rajini and his wife Latha on his condition and on his welfare regularly. Latha wanted to take him out and asked me to recommend a destination. Of the many options that came up, I suggested Singapore.'

Image: Rajnikanth with the nurses at the hospital

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How it all started: 

Rajnikanth first fell ill on the first day of the shoot for his latest film, Rana. Bollywood hottie Deepika Padukone plays his love interest.

He was admitted to St Isabel Hospital, Chennai, on April 29 after a bout of vomiting. He was discharged the same evening.


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On May 5, he suffered from fever and breathing problems. This time, he was admitted into the ICU at St Isabel hospital. He was diganosed as suffering from allergic bronchitis and fever.

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On May 13, Rajnikanth was shifted to the Sri Ramachandra Medical Centre. He was suffering from fever and fluid retention, following acute gastro-intestinal and respiratory problems.

Image: Rajnikanth with the hospital staff

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He was discharged from the Sri Ramachandra Medical Centre on May 28 and flown to Singapore, where he was admitted into Mount Elizabeth Hospital.

Image: Rajnikanth chats with his fans

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These are some of the rare pictures of the actor at hospital. These pictures are witness to the fact that the superstar has recovered completely.

Image: Rajnikanth chats with his fans

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Rajnikanth, who is on the path to complete recovery, is expected to start shooting for Rana soon.

Image: Rajnikanth walks out of the hospital

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Rana is produced by Rajnikanth's daughter, Soundarya.

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