Dilip Kumar, a legendary Bollywood actor, died on Wednesday at the age of 98 after suffering from log illness(July 7). For the past few days, the actor had been dealing with age-related health concerns and had been admitted to the hospital many times. On June 30, he was admitted to the Hinduja Hospital’s intensive care unit (ICU
). Saira Banu, Kumar’s wife, had been by his side the entire time, assuring supporters that his condition was stable. “Dilip Kumar Sahab’s health is still steady,” Banu said in his final tweet. We want to take him home from ICU, but we have to wait for doctors’ approval because they are aware of his medical condition. As soon as doctors allow, we will take him home. Today he will not be released. He is in desperate need of prayers from his fans”
He will be back soon ” Dilip kumar’s wife added.
in a Resent tweet from Dilip kumar’s account said “”with a heavy herat and profound grief ,i announce the passing away of our beloved Dilip Saab, few minutes ago,”
The tweet further said “” we are from God and to Him we return. -Faisal farooqui”
Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan used his tweeter account express his grief and tweeted
”An instutution has gone.. whenever the history of indian cinema will be written , it shall always be ‘ befor Dilip Kumar and after Dilip Kumar ‘..
My duas for peace of his soul and the strength to the Family to bear this loss..
Burial for late actor Dilip Kumar will take place at 17.00 hour . At Juhu Qabrastan at santacruz Mumbai .
As mentioned in another tweet from Dilip Kumar’s account said ‘Burial today at 5:00 PM.Juhu Qabrastan t Santacruz Mumbai.”