Yesteryear hero Karthik, son of veteran Muthuraman, who has featured in several movies was admitted to a private hospital in Chennai on June 9. However, sources close to the actor said that it was a routine medical check-up.
According to reports, the actor reached the hospital in Nungambakkam on Saturday morning and was attended by a team of doctors.
Karthik made his debut in Tamil cinema with Alaigal Oyvathillai. He has acted in several films including Gopura Vasalilae, Amaran, Ullathai Alli Tha, Agni Natchathiram and Mouna Ragam among others.
Recently, he was seen in Maanja Velu and Raavanan. Incidentally, his son Goutham is making his debut as hero with Kadal being directed by Mani Ratnam.