ADVERTISEMENT

Dilip Kumar on Oxygen Support but Stable: Doctor

Veteran actor Dilip Kumar has been hospitalised after he complained of breathlessness.

Updated
Celebrities
2 min read
<div class="paragraphs"><p>Veteran actor Dilip Kumar has been hospitalised.</p></div>
i

"Veteran actor Dilip Kumar is on oxygen support, not on ventilator. He is stable. We are waiting for few test results to perform pleural aspiration," Dr Jalil Parkar said, according to ANI. Dr Parkar is the pulmonologist treating the actor at Mumbai's PD Hinduja Hospital.

Dilip Kumar on Oxygen Support but Stable: Doctor

(Photo Courtesy: Twitter)

The actor's official handle, which is sometimes managed by his wife Saira Banu and mostly by his team, had also earlier tweeted that veteran actor Dilip Kumar is 'stable'.

Dilip Kumar was admitted to Mumbai's Hinduja Hospital on Sunday (6 June) after he complained of breathlessness. A tweet on Sunday night asked everyone not to pay heed to rumours.

"Don’t believe in WhatsApp forwards. Saab is stable. Thank you for your heart-felt duas and prayers. As per doctors, he should be home in 2-3 days. Insh’Allah", read the tweet.

Dilip Kumar on Oxygen Support but Stable: Doctor

On Sunday afternoon, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar visited Dilip Kumar at the hospital. Pawar tweeted, "Visited legendary actor Shri Dilip Kumarji at Khar Hinduja Hospital today to check on his health and treatment, with the veteren actress Smt Saira Banu. I wish Shri Dilip Kumarji a speedy recovery and good health!"

Dilip Kumar on Oxygen Support but Stable: Doctor

The 98-year-old actor was admitted to the hospital last month as well for his routine check-up and was discharged two days later.

(The Quint is available on Telegram. For handpicked stories every day, subscribe to us on Telegram)

ADVERTISEMENT
Published: 
ADVERTISEMENT
Stay Updated

Subscribe To Our Daily Newsletter And Get News Delivered Straight To Your Inbox.

Join over 120,000 subscribers!
ADVERTISEMENT