Dilip Kumar’s wife Saira Banu, said that Dilip Kumar’s brother, Ehsan Khan, is ‘struggling in the ICU’ after testing positive for Covid-19 earlier this month.
While The actor’s younger brother, Aslam Khan had also tested positive for the virus and died on Friday morning.
Saira Banu said in an interview that the family was finding it difficult to process the news of Aslam Khan’s demise. “It is so unfortunate that Aslam Bhai succumbed to the Coronavirus; we really don’t know how to cope with this loss. May Allah rests him in peace,”
She said, adding that Ehsan Khan continues to remain critical. “Pray for Ehsan Bhai, who’s struggling in the ICU. He’s breathless. I hope he goes back home fine.”
Saira Banu clarified that Dilip Kumar’s brothers, Aslam and Ehsan, did not stay with him but with their sister Farida. “I am saying this because after hearing that Ehsan bhai and Aslam bhai had been infected with coronavirus, several people started calling me to ask about Dilip saab’s health; they thought Ehsan bhai and Aslam bhai stayed with us. Let me tell you I haven’t moved out of home for the past five months ever since the pandemic engulfed us,”