Veteran actor Dilip Kumar, who was admitted to Hinduja hospital on Khar Road in Mumbai on Sunday, is doing better and is due to be discharged tonight, the medical team said. The legendary actor was hospitalized after complaining of shortness of breath.
“Dilip Kumar is fine. He should be released in the evening, ”said Dr. Jalil Parkar across from socialmediagossips.com. Previously, an update on the actor’s official Twitter handle read: “Thank you for your prayers. A successful pleural puncture was performed on Dilip Saab. I have personally met with Dr. Jalil Parkar and Dr. Nitin Gokhale spoken. They are optimistic that he will be fired tomm (Thursday). “
Dilip Kumar’s wife and former actress Saira Banu had asked his fans not to indulge in unnecessary speculation about his health and assured them that she or someone on her team would share updates about it on a regular basis.
“The health of my husband, my Kohinoor, our Dilip Kumar Sahab is stable and the doctors have assured me that he should be released soon. I urge you not to believe in rumors. As I ask you to pray for Sahab’s health, I pray that Almighty will keep you all safe and sound during this pandemic. Sincerely, Saira Banu Khan “, read Saira Banu’s tweet.
Dilip Kumar was last seen in Qila in 1998.