Dilip Kumar’s health improves, soon be shifted to a normal ward

Good news for the fans and the near and ones of veteran actor Dilip Kumar. The thespian is on the road to recovery. Dilip Kumar, who was admitted to Lilavati hospital on August 2nd due to dehydration and urinary tract infection, has showed sign of improvement and soon he will be shifted to the normal ward from the ICU. Cardiologist Nitin Gokhale and nephrologist Arun Shah are treating the actor.

“Dilip Kumar health is improving and he could soon be shifted to a normal ward from the intensive care unit (ICU),” said Dr Ravishankar, CEO, Lilavati Hospital.

Earlier, the officials from the hospital released a statement which says the actor is stable and steadily improving. “Creatinine level has also been coming down. He is passing urine, he is not on the ventilator, he is not on dialysis either and he is doing well. It’s very difficult to say when he will be get discharged but it will take some more time,” a statement from the hospital read.

Today, the actor’s team took to Twitter and thanked Dilip Kumar’s fans for their constant prayers, “Dilip Saab is doing much better now. Please remember him in your prayers. The excellent team of doctors and staff of Lilavati Hospital along with Saira Baaji are caring for Dilip Saab 24×7.”

Earlier, Ajay Kumar Pande, Vice President, Lilavati Hospital told IANS, “He is stable, he has no fever, no breathlessness, he is conscious, he has eaten certain food prescribed by the doctors, his creatinine level is lower and his urine output is better, which is a good sign. We’re not thinking about that because his creatinine level is lower and urine output has improved. These are positive things.”