94 year old actor Dilip Kumar was admitted in Lilavati Hospital for sometime as he was going through the treatment for kidney related problems. Sair Banu, his wife was in constant support for him and several people from Film industry came to meet him. Shahrukh Khan came to Visit Dilip Kumar a little late than he was called for and later apologies for being out of touch. He also promised to be more readily available if any such situation arises again. Saira Banu considers Shahrukh Khan as her son because to her he resembles the charm of Dilip Kumar.
Dilip Kumar is the oldest living actor in India and perhaps the first superstar of Indian cinema. His performance in films like Naya Daur, Ganga Jamuna, Shakti are exceptional and he is a role model for the likes of Amitabh Bachchan and Dharmendra. According to the reports Dilip Kumar is out of concern zone and after being discharged from the hospital he is resting at home. Dilip Kumar’s last film appearence was Qila in 1998 and post that he has not participated in any film whatsoever.
Right before Qila he did a film in 1991 by the name of Saudagar for which he was nominated for a filmfare award. Amitabh Bachchan and several other stars went to meet him in the hospital. Saira Banu mentioned that Aamir Khan and Salman Khan are more reachable than Shahrukh Khan. Dilip Kumar tweeted about the harsh effects of Mumbai rains on the city.
May Allah keep all of you safe. #mumbaiRains. I've been told the authorities are doing their best to make it easy for you. God bless.
— Dilip Kumar (@TheDilipKumar) August 29, 2017