Veteran actor Dilip Kumar was admitted to the hospital on Tuesday (June 28). The actor complained of breathing issues and was immediately taken to the Hinduja hospital in Mumbai. Now, Dilip Kumar’s family friend Faisal Farooqui has shared a health update via the veteran actor’s Twitter account.
DILIP KUMAR’S FRIEND SHARES HEALTH UPDATE
It was yesterday that reports started doing the rounds that Dilip Kumar has been admitted to the ICU. PTI quoted a source saying that the veteran actor is in the ICU but is stable. Now, Dilip Kumar’s family friend Faisal Farooqui shared that the actor has been admitted to the hospital due to age-related issues.
“Dilip Saab has been admitted to Hinduja Hospital, Khar to address medical issues related to illness which are frequently expected in a 98 year old. Your love and prayers are truly appreciated by Saab- Faisal Farooqui (sic),” wrote Faisal Farooqui via Dilip Kumar’s Twitter handle.
Dilip Kumar’s family friend Faisal Farooqui confirmed on Twitter that the actor has been admitted to the hospital due to age-related health issues. Dilip Kumar is 98.
DILIP KUMAR WAS RELEASED FROM THE HOSPITAL 2 WEEKS BACK
Dilip Kumar has been suffering from breathing problems for a while now. The veteran actor was previously admitted to the Hinduja hospital on June 6 and was later discharged on June 11. He was diagnosed with bilateral pleural effusion.
Faisal Farooqui had shared the good news of Dilip Kumar going back home on Twitter. He wrote, “With your love and affection, and your prayers, Dilip Saab is going home from the hospital. God’s infinite mercy and kindness through Drs. Gokhale, Parkar, Dr. Arun Shah and the entire team at Hinduja Khar. –Faisal Farooqui (sic).”The Bollywood actor is well known for his roles in many hit films including, Jogan, Babul, Azaad, Tarana, Deedar, Aan, Karma, Footpath, Daag, Devdas and Mughal-e-Azam. He was last seen on the big screens in 1998’s Qila.
News source: INDIA TODAY