Dilip Kumar’s body reaches home, Mumbai Police forms human chain for ambulance

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  • Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray arrives at Dilip Kumar’s residence for his last rites.
  • Celebs like Shabana Azmi, Vidya Balan, Dharmendra, Anupam Kher also reached for the last glimpse of Dilip Kumar.
  • Dilip Kumar will be cremated at 5 pm at Juhu Cemetery in Santacruz.

Veteran Bollywood actor Dilip Kumar passed away on Wednesday morning due to prolonged illness. From Dilip Kumar’s Twitter handle, his family friend Faisal Farooqui tweeted, “It is with great sadness and pain to say that our beloved Dilip Sahab is no more in this world. He passed away a few minutes ago. We belong to God. And they have to go back.”

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Dilip Kumar was admitted to Hinduja Hospital on June 30. His body was taken to his Bandra home on Wednesday. Seeing the crowd gathered outside the hospital, the Mumbai Police formed a human chain so that the body of the ‘tragedy king’ who was kept in an ambulance could pass easily.

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His wife Saira Banu, who lived like a shadow with Dilip Sahab, was also seen outside the hospital. Saira Banu’s sad eyes were telling the condition of her heart. Even when Dilip Kumar was admitted to the hospital, Saira Banu stayed with him for 24 hours. This has been disclosed by the doctor himself. The doctor told the media, “Siraji came and did not go, stayed with him for 24 hours.”

Dilip Kumar’s doctor said, “We wanted him to live for 100 years.”

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Dilip Kumar will be buried today at 5 pm at Juhu Cemetery, Santacruz, Mumbai. Fans are gathering outside Dilip Kumar’s house. The eyes of the fans are moist and there is a lot of sorrow in Haya.

Today the whole Bollywood is inconsolable. Fans as well as Bollywood celebs are in mourning on the death of Dilip Kumar. PM Modi also tweeted and paid tribute to Dilip Kumar. PM Modi wrote, “Dilip Kumar ji will always be remembered as a legend of cinema. He was blessed with unparalleled talent and that is why he enthralled fans of all ages. His passing away was a great loss to the cultural world. It’s a big blow.”

Amitabh Bachchan also condoled the death of Dilip Kumar by tweeting. Big B wrote, “An institution is gone. Whenever the history of Indian cinema is written, it will be mentioned before Dilip Kumar and after Dilip Kumar. I pray for his peace of mind and strength to bear this loss for the family.” I pray for you. I am deeply saddened.”

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Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray reached Dilip Kumar’s residence to bid his last farewell. The Chief Minister of Maharashtra has announced that Dilip Kumar will be buried with state honors and has also ordered its preparations.

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Celebrities are reaching for the last glimpse of Dilip Kumar. Shabana Azmi, Vidya Balan and husband Siddharth Roy Kapur, veteran actor Dharmendra and actor Anupam Kher were seen at Dilip Kumar’s house.

Significantly, Dilip Kumar had to be hospitalized several times in the last one month. His family and fans were constantly praying for his recovery.

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