Legendary Bollywood actor Dilip Kumar breathed his last this morning. The sad news was confirmed on his twitter handle by Faisal Farooqui. He tweeted, "With a heavy heart and profound grief, I announce the passing away of our beloved Dilip Saab, a few minutes ago. We are from God and to Him we return". As the nation wakes up to the sad news, many from the TV fraternity are paying tributes to the biggest superstar of Indian cinema.
Ronit Roy sharing an old picture in his tweet wrote, "Rest In Peace Yusuf Sahab/ Dilip Sahab. Will never forget the Hot brun pao and butter". Also read: Veteran Actor Dilip Kumar Passes Away At 98 Due To Prolonged Illness
Rest In Peace Yusuf Sahab/ Dilip Sahab. Will never forget the Hot brun pao and butter. pic.twitter.com/yw6GljMcxY— Ronit Bose Roy (@RonitBoseRoy) July 7, 2021
Former TV actress and politician Smriti Irani mourned Dilip Saab’s sad demise, 'End of an era....Om Shanti' Also read: Dilip Kumar, The Thespian Who Rewrote Every Rule Of Acting In Mainstream Cinema Is No More; On His 80th Birthday The Veteran Actor Had Joked 'The Fact That I'm 80 Is Just A Rumour'
The veteran actor had been struggling with age-related health issues for the last few days and had also been admitted to the hospital multiple times for treatment. He was admitted to the ICU (Intensive Care Unit) of Mumbai's Hinduja hospital last month. The actor's wife Saira Banu had been by his side throughout and kept his fans updated about his health.
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