Bollywood legend Dilip Kumar, known as the emperor of emotions, has been admitted to hospital due to ill health.
According to the Times of India, Dileep Kumar was taken to hospital yesterday due to some medical problems.
Regarding the 98-year-old Indian actor, his wife Saira Bano said, “Dilip Kumar is recovering and will be discharged soon.”
According to the Hindustan Times, Saira Bano said that due to some medical issues, we are here for her detailed check-up. If Allah wills, we will go home soon.
Dileep Kumar has been ill and weak for the past decade. He has been admitted to the hospital several times due to chest pain, difficulty in breathing, fever and other ailments.
In addition, with age, they have other health problems.
It is believed that his wife Saira Bano keeps the fans informed about Dilip Kumar’s health.
Dilip Kumar’s two younger brothers died of coronavirus last year and his birthday was not celebrated in December.
Born on December 11, 1922, in Peshawar, Dilip Kumar’s real name is Yusuf Khan and he entered the film world in 1944 at the age of 22 with the film ‘Jowar Bhata’.
He was a part of many super hit films like ‘Andaz’, ‘Dagh’, ‘Ram Aur Sham’, ‘Naya Door’, ‘Madhumati’ and ‘Aadmi’.
He played various roles in many films but his romantic performance in ‘Mughal Azam’ and his role in ‘Ram and Sham’ is still very much loved today.
His last film ‘Qila’ was released in 1998.
Dilip Kumar was awarded the Padma Bhushan in 1991, Dada Sahib Phalke in 1994, and the Padmavati Bhushan in 2015.