Veteran scriptwriter Javed Akhtar visited veteran Bollywood star Dilip Kumar at the Lilavati Hospital
Veteran scriptwriter Javed Akhtar visited veteran Bollywood star Dilip Kumar at the Lilavati Hospital and Research Centre in Mumbai.
Dilip Kumar, who turned 94 on Sunday, was admitted to the hospital last week (7 December 2016) after he complained of swelling in one of his right legs.
Dilip Kumar thanked all his fans and followers for sending him "lovely messages" on his 94th birthday.
"Thank you for all the beautiful and lovely messages," Dilip tweeted on Sunday night.
Dilip also shared a photograph of himself along with his wife and veteran actress Saira Banu cutting a chocolate cake in the hospital.
"Saira helps me cut a cake," he captioned the image.
Actress Shabana Azmi, the wife of Akhtar, shares a photograph in which her husband is seen along with Dilip Kumar and his wife Saira Banu.
Shabana wrote "Unfortunately, I wasn't in town, but Javed Akhtar conveyed my deepest regards for the tallest thespian Dilip Kumar"