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MUMBAI: Legendary actor Dilip Kumar, 90, who is reportedly suffering from a heart problem, was on Sunday admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU) at Lilavati Hospital here after he complained of breathlessness.
His condition was said to be stable.
Dr Narendra Trivedi, COO of the hospital, said the thespian was under the care of cardiologists.
He said, “There is no cause of concern, he is absolutely stable and he has been kept in the ICU just for observation.’’
Born Mohammed Yusuf Khan in Peshawar in 1922, Dilip Kumar was given break into films by Himanshu Rai and his wife Devika Rani in the 1994 film Jwar Bhata. He has acted in over 60 films.