Yesteryear actress Saira Banu confirms and assures fans of Dilip Kumar that he is doing well .

Apr 03, 2017 - 03:31 hrs IST
Yesteryear actress Saira Banu confirms and assures fans of Dilip Kumar that he is doing well .

Rumours going around about veteran and yesteryear actor Bollywood's superstar Dilip Kumar failing health . His wife actress Saira Banu took to Dilip Kumar's official Twitter account to message his fans that the actor's health was good and he was at home . She messaged, 'By the Grace of God, Dilip Sahab is at home and doing well. God has been very kind'

Dilip Kumar who is 96 years old is surrounded by his family and friends who love him and that he is blessed with the numerous prayers and love of his millions of his fans, admirers, and well wishers.

Dilip Kumar hasn't been in his best of health for the past few months and last year around April , he was admitted to the hospital for respiratory problems followed by high fever, chest infection and various other minor ailments . The actor had recovered well then but since then, his health has had some issues always and at times at a crucial stage that has been a cause of concern.

Actor Dilip Kumar was last seen on-screen in 1998 film Qila and the super performer of Bollywood was also honoured with the Dadasaheb Phalke Award in 1994 and the Padma Vibhushan in 2015 towards his contribution to the Indian Cinema.

The Pakistani Government had also honoured him with its highest civilian Award, an honour of ' Nishan-e-Imtiaz in 1997.