Veteran actor Dilip Kumar has been suffering from health issues since a long time. The 94-year-old legendary actor was hospitalised yesterday (August 2) at the Lilavati Hospital in Mumbai. It was stated that he was admitted due to dehydration and urinary tract infection. But the actor’s wife Saira Banu revealed to a leading news agency that the actor was doing fine. As per the latest reports, it is said that the creatinine level in Dilip Kumar’s blood is rising, a source revealed to ANI. High creatinine level signifies impaired kidney function and further investigations are on to access the level of kidney damage.
While there were reports doing rounds stating that Dilip Kumar is in ICU and is being treated for renal failure Saira Banu told PTI, “He is doing much better than yesterday. But he will be in hospital today. The doctors here are taking good care of him.” That update on Dilip Kumar’s health did give each and every member from the industry and even the fans a big sigh of relief.
Dilip Kumar has won hearts not just through his charming avatar but even with his works he has left a great impression. There are many who look upto him. Dilip Saab is known as the Tragedy King of Bollywood. He is one of the most influential actors of all time. The superstar was honoured with the Dadasaheb Phalke Award in 1994 and Padma Vibhushan in 2015. We wish for his speedy recovery!