New Delhi: Legendary actor Dilip Kumar's doting wife Saira Banu recently took to Twitter and addressed the fans through her husband's official account. A few days back reports about Dilip Kumar's ill health had been making a buzz online. The veteran actress clarified it in a series of tweets and briefed the fans that he is keeping well and resting at home.
Saira Banu shared with the well-wishers that the family is overwhelmed with the messages that they have received inquiring about Dilip Sahab's health. She even disclosed that on June 29 this year she attended a Nikah ceremony of Asif Farooqui's daughter Nida without her better half, which is a rarity.
Last year, Dilip Kumar had been rushed to the hospital for a check-up and was admitted for a week. Later he was visited by Bollywood celebrities like Shah Rukh Khan and Priyanka Chopra at home who checked on his well-being.
The thespian was last seen on the big screens in 1998 release 'Qila'. The actor was honoured with the Dadasaheb Phalke Award in 1994 and the Padma Vibhushan in 2015. He is known for his path-breaking performances in blockbuster films like 'Devdas', 'Mughal-e-Azam, 'Ganga Jumna', and 'Karma', to name a few.
Here's wishing he stays in good health!