The veteran actor Dilip Kumar, who recently celebrated his 90th birthday, will head to Saudi Arabia with his wife and veteran actress Saira Banu to perform Umrah.
It is said in news that the couple will be accompanied by few close relatives as well.
Dilip Kumar tweets on Wednesday, “Allah has been kind that he`s given me the strength to go on Umrah (pilgrimage) with Saira, Asif, Faisal… My doctor friends, few relatives are also accompanying me to Umrah. Keep me in your prayers.”
Meanwhile, Umrah is a pilgrimage to Mecca in Saudi Arabia.
Umrah is performed by Muslims and can be undertaken at any time of the year. Further, in Arabic language, Umrah means “to visit a populated place”.
The manager of the super star has also confirmed the news that Dilip Kuamr flew to Macca for Umrah with wife Saira Banu.
Talking to media, the manage said, “He is going for the pilgrimage with his wife, some close friends and relatives. They have their flight Wednesday evening and will stay there for 10 to 15 days.”