Dilip Kumar is on oxygen support, diagnosed with bilateral pleural effusion

Dilip Kumar

Veteran Bollywood actor Dilip Kumar has been kept on oxygen support. In a statement issued by the Hinduja Hospital in Mumbai, doctors said that water had accumulated in two of Dilip Kumar’s lungs. The 98-year-old actor will be under observation for another 2-3 days.

Dilip Kumar’s wife actress Saira Banu said that Dilip had been suffering from shortness of breath for several days. On Sunday morning, he was taken to a hospital not specified for coronavirus patient. Other tests have been done with blood tests to find out the cause of shortness of breath.

However, according to the doctor, the actor is stable. Although the body has low levels of oxygen. There was no need to keep him in the ICU. If all goes well, he can leave the hospital in the next 2-3 days.