Dilip Kumar, one of the veteran stars of Bollywood, has been admitted to ‘Hinduja Hospital’ on Wednesday. This is the second time within a month that the actor has been admitted to the hospital due to shortness of breath. Dilip Kumar’s family friend Faisal Farooqui has shared the actor’s health update from Dilip Kumar’s Twitter handle. In a tweet, Faisal said, “The actor has been admitted to Hinduja Hospital, Khar due to age related issues. Dilip Sahab’s age is 98, due to which he is facing some problems. Saab appreciates your love and prayers. It is also clear from this tweet of Farooq that now Dilip Kumar is already fine. Even before this, in the month of June, the actor was admitted to the same hospital due to difficulty in breathing. The actor was also kept on oxygen support for a few days. He was later discharged from the hospital on June 11. According to a hospital source, the actor was admitted to the hospital on Wednesday. For now he is fine. Hospital source told news agency PTI that he was admitted to the hospital on Wednesday afternoon due to difficulty in breathing. Looking at his age, the family does not want to take any kind of risk. Therefore, he has been admitted to the hospital as a precaution. Presently he is in ICU and is already fine. Dilip Kumar’s wife and actress Saira Banu often shares the actor’s health updates with fans. Even before this, when the actor was admitted to the hospital and he was discharged, Saira also gave this information through Dilip Kumar’s Twitter handle.
[Attribution to NBT]