Ranveer advised 15 days rest

Mumbai, Oct 3 (IANS) Bollywood actor Ranveer Singh, recovering from dengue, will be discharged from hospital Thursday night but will have to rest for a fortnight, his spokesperson said.

"Ranveer Singh is on the road to recovery. However, doctors have advised complete rest for the next 15 days," the spokesperson said in a statement.

The 28-year-old was admitted to a suburban hospital here Sep 27 following high fever. Doctors later diagnosed it to be a case of dengue.

Meanwhile, Ranveer reached out to his friends and fans.

"Your love and blessings have helped me fight this illness. Thank you all for the warmth and wishes that helped me tide over my weakest hour," the actor tweeted Thursday.

The actor was shooting in Durgapur near Kolkata for "Gunday" when the symptoms of dengue surfaced.