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On behalf of Dilip Kumar, Faizal Farooqui gave the news of his discharge on social media.
Dilip Kumar, popularly known as Tragedy King, has been discharged from the hospital. Faizal Farooqui has given this information on social media on behalf of 98-year-old Dilip Sahab. He wrote, “With your love, affection and prayers, Dilip Sahab is on his way home from the hospital. May Allah have mercy on Dr. (Nitin) Gokhale, (Jalil) Parkar, Dr. Arun Shah and Hinduja Hospital, Khar Ki Puri. “
Dilip sahib was hospitalized for 5 days
Dilip Sahab was admitted in Hinduja Hospital for the last 5 days. He was taken there on Sunday morning after he complained of breathlessness. His lungs were filled with water. This condition is called biliteral pleural effusion. In a conversation with Bhaskar, Dr. Jalil Parkar of Hinduja Hospital said, ‘Filling of water in the lungs was an age-related problem.’
Hospitalized last month also
Last month also Dilip sahib was admitted in this hospital. Even then it was being said that he was having trouble breathing and at that time too Saira Banu had issued an official statement saying that he was admitted to the hospital for routine checkup. He was discharged after all the checkups.
Conferred with Padma Bhushan, Dadasaheb Award
Dilip Kumar’s real name is Mohammad Yusuf Khan. He wrote ‘Jwar Bhata’ (1944), ‘Andaz’ (1949), ‘Aan’ (1952), ‘Devdas’ (1955), ‘Azad’ (1955), ‘Mughal-e-Azam’ (1960), ‘Ganga He has acted in more than 50 Bollywood films including ‘Jamuna’ (1961), ‘Kranti’ (1981), ‘Karma’ (1986) and ‘Saudagar’ (1991).
For the best performance, he received the Filmfare Award for Best Actor 8 times. He has also been honored with the Dadasaheb Phalke Award, the highest honor of Hindi cinema. In 2015, the government also gave him the Padma Bhushan, the country’s second highest honor.