- The keys to the property were handed over to Saira Banu
- The property is sprawled across 2412 square yards
- The property was under dispute for almost a decade
Message from Saira Banu "Sahab and I took possession of the property which has been his residence for decades. Hon'ble Supreme Court...1/— Dilip Kumar (@TheDilipKumar) September 12, 2017
2/ "restored the possession to us. Sahab is overjoyed. Sharing some photos. Thank you friends n fans innumerable who have prayed for us" pic.twitter.com/mPkuVPNd3N— Dilip Kumar (@TheDilipKumar) September 12, 2017
The dispute was taken to the court almost a decade ago after Prajita Developers Pvt Ltd did not proceed with the agreed plan and left the plot empty, without any construction, reported PTI. Dilip Kumar's property in Bandra's Pali Hills is sprawled across 2412 square yards, said PTI.
Dilip Kumar was in the hospital for a brief while in August - he was being treated for kidney related ailments. The legendary actor has been in and out of Mumbai's Lilavati Hospital for the past few years. In December last year, Dilip Kumar was admitted to the same hospital after complaining of swelling in right leg and experiencing fever.
For fans and followers of Dilip Kumar, updates about the actor's health are posted on his Twitter page almost every day. Here's the latest one:
Aaj Saab Bohot khush hain. Tabiyat bhi kaafi behtar hai. Kuch deir mein pics post karoonga. -FF— Dilip Kumar (@TheDilipKumar) September 12, 2017
Bohot dino baad Saab ke chehre pe itni khushi. -FF pic.twitter.com/nSyFh3K6Vp— Dilip Kumar (@TheDilipKumar) September 12, 2017
Dilip Kumar, who received the Padma Vibhushan in 2015, the Padma Bhushan in 1991 and the Dadasaheb Phalke Award in 1994, is best known for his starring roles in films like Madhumati, Devdas, Mughal-e-Azam, Ganga Jamuna, Ram Aur Shyam and Naya Daur.
(With PTI inputs)