Dilip Kumar shifted out of ICU, thanks fans for prayers and love

  • Agencies, Mumbai
  • |
  • Updated: Sep 23, 2013 12:07 IST
  • Jwar Bhata.2

    Dilip Kumar started his career with Jwar Bhata. The film released in 1944.

  • Dilip Kumar3

    Dilip Kumar gave blockbusters like Mela (1948), Andaz (1949), Deedar (1951), Daag (1954), Devdas (1955), Yahudi (1958) and Madhumati (1958).

  • Devdas4

    Directed by Bimal Roy, Devdas (1955) starred Dilip Kumar, Vyjayanthimala and Suchitra Sen.

  • Dilip-Madhu5

    Dilip Kumar reportedly dated Bollywood actor Madhubala. The duo allegedly broke up due to personal differences.

  • Mughal-e-Azam6

    Mughal-e-Azam was a landmark film for everyone involved in the project. Directed by K Asif, the film captured the romance of Salim (Dilip Kumar) and ...

  • Ram Aur Shyam7

    Dilip Kumar played double role in Ram Aur Shyam opposite Waheeda Rahman and Mumtaz.

  • Aan8

    Aan, directed by the legendary Mehboob Khan, is said to be India's first technicolour film. It also starred Nadira, Nimmi and Premnath apart from Dilip ...

  • Andaz9

    Andaz (1949), directed by Mehboob Khan, starred Dilip Kumar, Nargis and Raj Kapoor in a love triangle.

  • Gunga Jamuna 10

    Gunga Jamuna (1961) is a dacoit drama, produced by Dilip Kumar and directed by Nitin Bose. The film stars Dilip Kumar and Vyjayanthimala in the ...

  • Madhumati11

    Madhumati directed by Bimal Roy stars Dilip Kumar, Vyjayantimala, Pran, and Johnny Walker.

Veteran actor Dilip Kumar, who was under observation in the intensive care unit of Lilavati hospital following a heart attack, was Sunday shifted out after improvement in his health, said Murshid Khan, an aide. Khan is the manager of Dilip Kumar's wife and yesteryear actress Saira Banu.

The veteran actor tweeted on Sunday: "Thank you for your prayers and love. Resting in the hospital." The actor also posted a video where wife Saira Banu and a doctor is seen.

"Dilipji is absolutely fine now. He is feeling much better. He has been shifted to the normal ward from the ICU. Most probably he will get discharged in the next three days," Khan told IANS.

The 90-year-old actor was hospitalised after he complained of uneasiness.

A leading light of the Mumbai film fraternity, the thespian entertained movie buffs for six decades both as a lead hero and as character artist in films like Jwar Bhata, Mela, Naya Daur, Tarana, Ganga Jamuna, Leader, Mughal-E-Azam, Shakti, Karma and Saudagar.

(With inputs from IANS)

 

also read

Julia Roberts' marriage in trouble, divorce likely?

blog comments powered by Disqus