BIRTHDAY SPECIAL: This Is Why Dilip Kumar Isn’t Planning To Celebrate, Wife Saira Banu Explains!


Dilip Kumar, who is one of the most versatile actors of the industry, finally turns 94 today! The superstar is happily living with his wife, and is having fine health conditions. At the early age of 8 Saira Banu was fall in love with ‘king of tragedy’ Dilip Kumar. Well , those days girls enamored by Dilip Kumar but his heart was also bet for Saira. 

Later when Dilip proposed to Saira with the blessing of their respective families, Saira quickly agreed. They got married in the year 1966, when the gorgeous Saira was only 22 and Dilip Kumar was 44.

Today, she informed on Twitter  that Dilip ji has been treated for pneumonia and is now better. Then she tweeted a picture of him captioning it as, ”He smiled when I told him millions pray for him everyday.”

Also, in a series of tweets, Saira wrote, ”On Dilip Saab’s birthday, as we get together as a family with Saab’s brothers, sisters, relatives and some close friends, my thoughts reach out to all the wonderful fans and well wishers for the duas and prayers for Dilip Saab. A million thanks.”

Talking about the birthday celebration, she said, ”What are we planning for the birthday, I am being asked repeatedly. Well, for those who don’t know what we have been doing every year – it’s a day when our residence turns into a gorgeous fairyland with flowers and floral arrangements from loving visitors which means a lot.”

She further explained that every year on the actor’s birthday their house is open all day for friends and family to come and spend quality time with him. But this time it will be bit restricted as doctors have adviced him to be protected from any infection.

At last she shared a quote from Dilip ji’s autobiography. She wrote, ”If you have read Dilip Saab’s autobiography you would be familiar with his quote…. that the warmth of the clasp of the hand of strangers who approach him to tell him how much they liked his work is bigger than any award for him. God bless all of you.”

We wish the couple lives long and spreads love!