Dilip Kumar admitted to Lilavati hospital due to chest infection


Legendary actor Dilip Kumar is admitted to Mumbai's Lilavati Hospital this morning following chest infection. His family friend Faisal Farooqui, who usually handles Dilip Kumar's Twitter account informed that Dilip Saab has been admitted to Lilavati hospital due to chest infection and breathlessness. "Saab has been admitted to Mumbai's Lilavati Hospital as he was bit uneasy due to a chest infection. He's recuperating. Requesting your duas and prayers," read the tweet.

Dilip Kumar, who will celebrate his 96th birthday in December this year has been in and out of the hospital for the past few years due to age-related disease. Needless to say, his dearest wife and veteran actress Saira Banu is by his side.

Meanwhile, Faisal Farooqui again shared Dilip Kumar’s health status "Due to advance age, Saab has been routinely visiting the hospital for overall health care and health management."

Dilip Kumar’s close friend informed, “Dilip sahib has a great power to recover and bounce back. We are optimistic that he will be in a state to go home in the next 3-4 days.”

Here’s wishing the veteran actor a speedy recovery!