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Dilip Kumar contracts lung infection again, being treated at home this time

A file photo of Dilip Kumar and Saira Banu Photograph:( Zee News Network )

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Oct 29, 2018, 01.45 PM (IST)

Veteran actor Dilip Kumar has contracted a lung infection and is being treated at home, reports a daily. 

The actor has been suffering from fever since Friday and now is being treated at home for a recurring infection. 

The actor had been hospitalised just last month because of the same infection. He was discharged after two weeks. The daily states that post the treatment, some patch on the lungs remained due to which the infection has resurfaced. The 95 year old actor is currently being treated at home for the same as the doctors have decided not to hospitalise the actor. 

The actor has in the past suffered due to the same infection. The report states that the actor is currently on nasal feel as consume liquid orally can damage his lungs.