Amitabh Bachchan meets ailing Dilip Kumar in hospital

Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchabn met ailing thespian Dilip Kumar on Monday (September 23), who is undergoing treatment at a hospital in Mumbai. reports the indian express.

Tragedy King Dilip Kumar, who was admitted in a suburban hospital following a heart attack last week, is recuperating in the hospital and is likely to be discharged soon as he is responding well to treatment.

“Went and visited Dilip Saheb, Yusuf Khan, Dilip Kumar my icon inspiration, who lies in hospital.. He is well and recovers!,” tweeted Amitabh Bachchan, who has worked with Dilip Kumar in ‘Shakti.’

Dilip Kumar with Amitabh Bachchan

Dilip Kumar’s relatives had also posted a video of the veteran actor from his hospital bed showing his wife Saira Banu feeding him.

Dilip Kumar, 90, also thanked his fans for their love and support in the difficult times.

Earlier a string of celebs including actress Shabana Azmi have called on the actor at Lilavati Hospital.

Among those who visited Dilip Kumar in last two days are actors Farida Jalal, Asha Parekh, Raza Murad to name a few, besides minister Rajeev Shukla and others.

The 90-year-old veteran actor has many memorable roles in

films like ‘Madhumati’, ‘Devdas’, ‘Mughal-e-Azam’, to his credit. (With PTI inputs)