"Mr Bachchan came to meet Dilip Kumar on Monday around 7 pm they chatted for around half and hour. As far as Dilip Kumar's health is concerned he is absolutely fine and he now desperately wants to go back home," Udaya Tara Nayar, Dilip Kumar's close family friend said.

Udaya Tara also shared a picture in which Bachchan posed with Dilip Kumar, 90, along with Saira Banu and her brother Sultan Ahmed.

Soon after returning from the hospital, Big B took to the twitter to update the well-wishers and fans of Dilip Saab about his health.

“... went and visited Dilip Saheb, Yusuf Khan, Dilip Kumar my icon inspiration, who lies in hospital.. He is well and recovers ! (sic)”, Big B said in his tweet.

Meanwhile, Dilip Kumar thanked his fans and well-wishers for praying for his good health. “Thank you for your prayers and love. Resting in the hospital (sic)” he tweeted.

Thanking Big B, Dilip Saab tweeted, “Out of the ICU, it's good to be in the hospital suite and have @SrBachchan as a visitor (sic).”

Dilip Kumar who was in ICU ever since he was hospitalized was shifted to the general ward on Sunday afternoon.

The actor may get discharged from hospital in a couple of days, sources indicated. The actor was hospitalized on September 15 after he complained of uneasiness.

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