Popular Tamil filmmaker K Balachander breathed his last December 23. He was 84. The veteran filmmaker, who was admitted to Cauvery Hospital in Chennai, was suffering from urinary infection and other age-related ailments.
Roped in as the brand ambassador of anti-tuberculosis campaign in Mumbai, Big B revealed that he was diagnosed with the disease while Kaun Banega Crorepati was being launched. This is the first time the actor has spoken about this.