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Vidya Balan gets diagnosed with dengue


Vidya Balan, who is busy with her work commitments, has suffered a minor setback as she has been diagnosed with dengue. The actress’ shoot schedule for all her films has been put on hold as of now and she is currently taking treatment for the same.

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Vidya Balan has been juggling with two films as of now and we had earlier reported that the actress had taken off to US to wrap up a schedule of Kahaani 2. The actress returned from the States recently and was soon diagnosed with the illness. We hear that the doctors have asked Vidya to rest for at least 10 days. Recently there were also rumours that Sujoy Ghosh’s ambitious sequel to the 2012 thriller Kahaani has been postponed since the film is yet to be completed. Kahaani 2 that also stars Arjun Rampal was slated to release on November 25 but speculations are rife that the dates will be pushed to early next year.

Besides Kahaani 2, Vidya Balan is also shooting for Bhatt camp’s Begum Jaan, the remake of the critically acclaimed Bengali film Rajkahini as well as a biopic on controversial author Kamala Das is also in the pipeline.