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MUMBAI: Legendary Bollywood actor Dilip Kumar, who was rushed to a local hospital following chest infection, suffers mild pneumonia, his wife Saira Banu informed on Thursday.
According to recent updates, he has been diagnosed with mild pneumonia. His wife and actress Saira Banu said that he is doing fine now. “He is doing better now. The medical reports are saying a small patch of pneumonia is there. God willing, he will be out of it soon. But he is doing fine,” Kumar’s wife Saira Banu told PTI.
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. -FF
— Dilip Kumar (@TheDilipKumar) September 5, 2018
Allah is kind that He has blessed @TheDilipKumar Saab with such wonderful family, friends, well wishers and the prayers of millions of people all over the world. Pls keep him in your prayers. 2/2
— Faisal Farooqui (@faisalMouthshut) September 5, 2018
“He is doing better now. The medical reports are saying a small patch of pneumonia is there. God willing, he will be out of it soon. But he is doing fine,” she told an Indian media outlet.
The news of his deteriorating health was first shared by nephew Faisal Farooqui on the actor’s Twitter account.
Known as the ‘Tragedy King of Bollywood’, Dilip Kumar has given memorable performances in films such as “Andaz”, ‘Aan’, ‘Madhumati’, ‘Devdas’ and ‘Mughal-e-Azam’.