Dilip Kumar in ICU, battling kidney failure

MUMBAI: Yesteryear Bollywood superstar Mohammed Yusuf Khan aka Dilip Kumar is battling kidney failure, doctors said on Thursday.


Actor Dilip Kumar was rushed to Lilavati Hospital in Bandra on Wednesday.

The 94-year-old actor, who was initially admitted with complaints of dehydration and urinary complications, was yet to undergo dialysis till late in the evening.

After being initially admitted to a ward, the actor was shifted to the ICU as his urinary problems prevailed.

The thespian is admitted under a team of nephrologists and physicians, including Dr Jalil Parkar and cardiologist Dr Nitin Gokhale.

The hospital refused to elaborate on the actor’s health status.