Rajesh Pillai, the Vettah director has reportedly been hospitalised, in a critical condition. Rajesh is suffering from liver cirrhosis and pneumonia and he is in ventilator now.
But the Vettah team has denied the reports stating that
the director is completely fine. He is tired due to the stressful
working schedules and has been advised to take rest for a few
But according to some other sources, Rajesh was diagnosed with
liver cirrhosis a long time back and was advised to go for a liver
transplantation. He was under the treatment since the last few
The sudden pneumonia attack during the final mixing of
Vettah, badly affected Rajesh Pillai's health. According
to the sources close to the hospital, the director's health is
under control now.
Rajesh, who made his directorial debut with Kunchacko Boban
starrer Hridayathil Sookshikkan, changed the face of
Mollywood with his second directorial venture, the multi-starrer
His third project Mili, which had Amala Paul in the title role, was a critical success; but a moderate success at the box office. His latest venture, Vettah is receiving highly positive reviews from all over.