New Delhi: Actor Aniruddh Dave had tested positive for Covid-19 in the last month of April and was admitted to the ICU after his condition deteriorated. On Friday, Aniruddh wished his wife Shubhi Ahuja on her birthday with an emotional Instagram post. In his birthday note for Shubhi, Airuddh shared how she and their son Anishq’s love and support make him stronger and give him strength to fight the health issues.
Aniruddh started his long note saying, “Happy birthday Shubhi. Dear @shubhiahuja this wish is very different in this difficult time..hmmm todays my 29 day in the hospital.. (not counting days otherswise, ab chhod diye din ginne) but u and Anishq actually making me strong every day saying this. Oh Fighter n my papa is strongest which is giving me immense strength to fight to keep calm, to sustain, to keep patience.. ha ha ha Dekh, patient hoon toh patience rakhna hi hoga. 15 saal se mumbai mein sirf patience hi seekha hai (sic).”
The actor opened up about the time when he was in a critical condition and Shubhi went running to see him at the hospital in Bhopal, all the way from Kota. Anirudh said, “I would have actually given up on 30, 1 and 2 when you had come to see me, thou I couldn’t recollect you, main nahin pehchan pa raha tha kisi ko. but once in some reverb sound someone said shubhi had come to see u once in ICU. And I thought non vaccinated ,non covid history u came all the way to see me, leaving anishq, when doctor said. Situation is critical,infection is severe, U and my son.Gave me an example of courage… this is the very tough time where everyday I lose hope n everyday you boost, allure me saying, anishq ko swimming,skating aur mere jaisa horse rider banana hai… trust me today all the beeps of medical equipments.Tune of others ventilators n monitors. Sounding like happy birthday tune in hospital….bol nahin sakta abhi otherwise I wish I could tell u, when heavy heartedly u wrote some post request for prayers,which I saw that after 19 days.. seeing love n blessings n prayers my eyes welled up,again greatful to all of u. And Those who wishing n doing prayers. Love u yaar. Bahut jald ill reply all Gratitute.”
Aniruddh Dave concluded his note post saying, “And yes shubhi,its ok. if on this birthday we are not together… this is year on my bday 21 july will celebrate two birthdays. One is yours and other is for New life.. much love – anishq (mera shopu) ke papa ….happy birthday. Jaldi wapis lautunga…. lets all wish @shubhiahuja a very happy birthday (sic).”
On the work front, Aniruddh Dave is awaiting the release of his big Bollywood project Bell Bottom. The spy thriller also stars Akshay Kumar, Vaani Kapoor, Huma Qureshi and Lara Dutta among others.