Feeling much better now. Was admitted to Lilavati hospital for routine checkup. Your prayers are with me. pic.twitter.com/ii3nCMJG3f? Dilip Kumar (@TheDilipKumar) December 7, 2016
A wonderful team of doctors here along with my personal physicians Dr. S Ghokale, Dr. Nitin Ghokale and Dr. R. Sharma. pic.twitter.com/cYeX4wWHSZ? Dilip Kumar (@TheDilipKumar) December 7, 2016
Health is wealth said somebody. Mein aap sabhi ka mashkoor hoon ki aapne hamesha apni dua'on mein mujhe yaad rakha. pic.twitter.com/dWzxDpQiUa? Dilip Kumar (@TheDilipKumar) December 7, 2016
This what ANI reported on Wednesday:
Veteran actor Dilip Kumar was admitted to Mumbai's Lilavati Hospital yesterday after he complained of swelling in his right leg & had fever? ANI (@ANI_news) December 7, 2016
Saira Banu's manager Murshid confirmed the news of his hospitalisation in a statement to news agency IANS. "Dilip Kumar has been hospitalised today (Wednesday) morning. He complained of swelling in his right leg," said Murshid. Dilip Kumar and Saira Banu married in 1966.
Dilip Kumar also shared updates from Mumbai's Lilavati Hospital where he was admitted earlier in April:
Saira just clicked this. She said my mother (in the frame) is keeping watch over me. pic.twitter.com/F9KSOxz1aE? Dilip Kumar (@TheDilipKumar) April 20, 2016
Dilip Kumar was born Mohammad Yusuf Khan and is best admired for films like Madhumati, Devdas, Mughal-e-Azam, Ganga Jamuna, Ram Aur Shyam and Naya Daur. He was last seen in 1998 film Qila.
Dilip Kumar was honoured with Padma Vibhushan in 2015. He also received the Padma Bhushan in 1991 and the Dadasaheb Phalke Award in 1994. He is also the recipient of the first Filmfare Best Actor award for his 1956 film Azaad. Dilip Kumar is the record holder of most Filmfare Best Actor awards - eight - a spot he shares with Shah Rukh Khan. In 1993, Dilip Kumar was also honoured with the Filmfare Lifetime Achievement award.
(With IANS inputs)