Salman Rushdie on Ventilator after the attack. Unable To Speak After Being Stabbed on 12th August.
Rushdie got attacked on Friday in western New York when he was about to deliver the lecture.
Andrew Wylie, Author’s agent, said, “The news is not good”. He informed media Author is on ventilator & unable to speak.
Statement further added, “Salman will likely lose one eye; the nerves in his arm were severed; and his liver was stabbed and damaged.”
A suspect has been identified. He is a 24-year-old male named Hadi Matar from New Jersey.
Several death threats received by Rushdie over the years. It began after ‘The Satanic Verses’ publication.
In 2012 based on ‘Midnight’s Children’, a Brooker winner, Deepa Mehta, directed a movie.
In 2018 the series adaptation of Rushdie’s book was also got announced by the end of Netflix.
As an author, an actor from “Curb Your Enthusiasm” & former PEN America President, Rushdie has done well.
PEN American CEO reached out media to talk about Rushdie. She hoped for his speedy recovery, and so do we.