Actress Saira Banu hospitalised after minor heart attack


Veteran Bollywood actress and wife of late Dilip Kumar,Saira Banu has been hospitalised in Hinduja Hospital, Khar(Mumbai) after she suffered a minor heart attack three days ago. She is currently in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of the hospital, as per a family friend.

The 77-year-old star has been admitted to the same hospital where her late husband and legendary actor Dilip Kumar had been admitted. Dilip Kumar, best known as Tragedy King, passed away on July 7, 2021. Saira was with Dilip Kumar in his last days.

Saira Banu made her Bollywood debut in 1961 with the movie ‘Junglee’ opposite late actor Shammi Kapoor. She is celebrated for films like ‘Padosan’ (1968), ‘Hera Pheri’ (1976), ‘Diwana’ (1967) and ‘Purab Aur Paschim’ (1970).