Breaking News: ‘Taarak Mehta’ fame Natukaka dies at 77
has been battling cancer for over a year
- Ghanshyam Nayak had been undergoing treatment for cancer for the last one year
- Serial was shot amid cancer treatment
‘Taraq Mehta‘ Fam Natukaka died at the age of 77, having been suffering from cancer for the past one year. ‘Tarak Mehta Ka Ulta Chashma’ form 77-year-old Natukaka i.e. Ghanshyan Nayak was diagnosed with throat cancer in September last year. At the time Natukaka was in the hospital for 13 days and 8 tumors were removed in the operation. After the operation, Natukaka underwent radiation and chemotherapy. Recently, Natukaka’s son Vikas Naik talked about the cancer in the media.
- Relatives left for Mumbai
According to sources, Ghanshyam Nayak’s relatives have left Mehsana for Mumbai.
- The test came six months after the operation
According to Vikas Nayak’s SoMedia Post, Natukaka underwent cancer surgery last September. This was followed by 30 sessions of radiation and five sessions of chemo. Natukaka’s cancer treatment lasted until October. Natukaka’s abdomen was scanned six months after the treatment. In this test, Natukaka once again found one or two spots in the throat where eight tumors were removed. Not only that, but one or two new suspicious spots also appeared in the lungs. This was later diagnosed as the same spot of cancer and would require chemotherapy once again, doctors said.
- Installed chemopart for chemotherapy
Since Ghanshyam Nayak was 76 years old, it was not easy for Kimo to grasp the vein every time, which is why the doctors suggested implanting a chemo part in his body. Ghanshyam Naik also underwent minor surgery for this. The chemo part is a small box fitted to the body and can be injected with chemotherapy.