- He was also suffering from fever for two days
- Dilip Kumar's condition is stable now
- Last year in December, Mr Kumar was admitted to the same hospital
Dilip Kumar cut his birthday cake in the hospital with wife Saira Banu.
Saira, helps me cut a cake... pic.twitter.com/ANGFhW5NAn— Dilip Kumar (@TheDilipKumar) December 11, 2016
In April 2016, Dilip Kumar was admitted to the hospital after complaining of respiratory problems. Aamir Khan had visited the actor during his stay in the hospital.
Dilip Kumar was born in Pakistan. His family moved to India while he was very young. He debuted in the industry with 1944's Jwar Bhata. Dilip Kumar has worked in landmark films like Madhumati, Andaz, Devdas, Mughal-e-Azam, Ganga Jamuna, Ram Aur Shyam and Naya Daur. He was last seen in 1998 film Qila.
Dilip Kumar received the Padma Bhushan in 1991 and the Dadasaheb Phalke Award in 1994. He was honoured with the Padma Vibhushan in 2015. In 1993, Dilip Kumar was given the Filmfare Lifetime Achievement award.
Dilip Kumar, who constantly keeps fans and followers updated on Twitter, joined Facebook earlier this year.
(With IANS inputs)