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Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan undergoes abdominal surgery; "all well" says son
NEW DELHI (AP) ' Bollywood's biggest star Amitabh Bachchan is recovering from abdominal surgery in a Mumbai hospital.
The actor has a history of stomach ailments following an intestinal injury he suffered while filming a movie in 1982.
His son Abhishek Bachchan says Saturday's surgery went well and his father is resting.
He tweeted thanks to Bachchan's fans for their prayers and get well wishes.
Affectionately known as "Big B," Bachchan has acted in around 180 films in a career spanning four decades in Bollywood, the home of India's prolific movie industry.