Dilip Kumar discharged from hospital

MUMBAI: Veteran actor Dilip Kumar, who was admitted to Lilavati Hospital on April 16 for treatment of high fever and nausea, was discharged from the hospital on Thursday.


Saira Banu’s manager Murshid Khan told an Indian news agency: “Dilip sir has been discharged and he is back home. He is feeling better now.”

Saira Banu, earlier said that the actor was hospitalised because of high fever, chest infection and respiratory problems.

The actor took to Twitter on April 20 to share a picture his beloved wife had taken, saying: “Saira just clicked this. She said my mother (in the frame) is keeping watch over me.”

He also sent blessings to Bollywood actor Aamir Khan who visited him on Wednesday.

The acting legend, whose real name is Mohammad Yusuf Khan, was last seen onscreen in the film Qila in 1998.