TMKOC Fame Ghanashyam Nayak AKA Natu Kaka Continues To Shoot While Undergoing Cancer Treatment
Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah is the longest-running Indian sitcom and tops everyone’s list of favorite daily soaps. Ghanashyam Nayak has been playing the role of Natu Kaka who works at Jethalal’s shop in the show since the very beginning from the year 2008. The character of Natu Kaka has not just stayed with everyone but has also found its own following over the year. He was recently diagnosed with cancer and is currently undergoing treatment. His son Vikas Nayak has told a leading daily that he is doing fine.
In an interview with Dainik Bhaskar, Ghanashyam Nayak’s revealed his father is undergoing chemotherapy sessions once a month. “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.”
He also revealed that he is undergoing treatment from the same hospital it was done before. “This treatment is being done from the same hospital and doctor from whom he was earlier. 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.”
While Speaking to a leading portal the actor had revealed that he is doing fine. He was quoted as saying,”I am feeling fine but yes, the treatment has also started again. Currently, the chemotherapy session is going on. After almost four months I shot a special scene in Daman last week and Believe me I had a lot of fun there. As per the storyline at present, Natukaka is in his village and from there he makes a call to Jethalal. I went to Gujarat for a day just to shoot this call sequence. Episode one will be telecast in two days. Right now I am waiting to start shooting in Mumbai, I am very positive.”