Dilip Kumar diagnosed with bilateral pleural effusion, but condition stable now, says doctor

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Mumbai: Legendary histrion Dilip Kumar, was connected Sunday (June 6) admitted to PD Hinduja Hospital successful Khar, Mumbai. The histrion has been diagnosed with bilateral pleural effusion and is presently connected oxygen enactment successful the ICU ward, though his information is present stable.

The megastar was admitted to the infirmary arsenic helium was having trouble breathing for the past 2 days. Dr Jalil Parkar, the pulmonologist treating the histrion astatine PD Hinduja Hospital gave the wellness update and said, "Veteran histrion Dilip Kumar has been diagnosed with bilateral pleural effusion and kept connected oxygen enactment successful ICU ward."

Affirming that the actor’s information is present stable, the doc further added, "His information is unchangeable now. Even though helium is successful the ICU, helium is not connected a ventilator. We are trying our champion that helium makes a speedy betterment and goes backmost home."

Later Dilip Saab’s authoritative Twitter handle besides shared the update regarding the seasoned actor’s health, telling radical not to judge successful Whatsapp forwards. The tweet read, "Don’t judge successful WhatsApp forwards. Saab is stable. Thank you for your heart-felt duas and prayers. As per doctors, helium should beryllium location successful 2-3 days. InshaAllah."

Earlier successful the day, his woman and histrion Saira Banu stated that the doc had asked the histrion to acquisition immoderate tests and x-rays, aft which it would beryllium known however galore much days helium volition person to enactment successful the hospital. He had requested his fans for prayers.

The superstar has been suffering from age-related wellness issues successful caller years. Last month, the 98-year-old histrion was admitted to the aforesaid infirmary for 2 days regarding immoderate regular checkups and tests.

Known arsenic the ‘Tragedy King’ of Bollywood, Kumar’s vocation has spanned implicit six decades. He has acted successful implicit 65 films successful his vocation and is known for his iconic roles successful movies similar ‘Devdas’ (1955), ‘Naya Daur’ (1957), ‘Mughal-e-Azam’ (1960), ‘Ganga Jamuna’ (1961), ‘Kranti’ (1981), and ‘Karma’ (1986).

Last seen connected the large surface successful ‘Qila’ successful 1998, the histrion was honoured with the Dadasaheb Phalke Award successful 1994 and the Padma Vibhushan successful 2015.