Veteran actor Dilip Kumar, who was admitted to Mumbai 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 indian media that “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 PK actor Aamir Khan who visited him on Wednesday.
— Dilip Kumar (@TheDilipKumar) April 20, 2016
Bollywood Megastar Amitabh Bachchan was also ecstatic to have received an exclusive picture from Saira Banu straight from the hospital bed.
T 2230 – Moment of joy and pride .. Saira ji sends me this :
"from Dilip Saab to you with love from the hospital" pic.twitter.com/JbEqQBzAQq
— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) April 18, 2016
The acting legend, whose real name is Mohammad Yusuf Khan, was last seen onscreen in the film Qila in 1998.
The legend Dilip Kumar has been discharged from Mumbai's Lilavati Hospital.