If sources are to be believed then the veteran actor Bollywood- Dilip Kumar will be considered for country’s most prestigious awards of Indian government called Bharat Ratna. As per recent reports, there are positive buzz for the actor, which will help him to get the country’s most prestigious awards. Even his health conditions would be considered while giving him the award, which means he will receive the same in Mumbai. The same report claims that the details about the actor has been collected by a number of agencies who are responsible to nominate the Indian citizens for the award.
Though the awards follow its own norms of not giving the same at the people’s residence, yet considering the exception of former PM – Atal Bihari Vajpayee who received the Bharat Ratna award at his place owing to his bad health conditions. Similarly, the Dadasaheb Phalke Award was conferred to Shashi Kapoor at his residence again for the same reason by the Finance Minister Mr. Arun Jaitley. Dilip Kumar has also received the prestigious awards like Padma Bhushan and Dadasaheb Phalke Award for his contribution in Indian Cinema in the years 1991 and 1994 respectively.
Though there is no formal announcement about the same to Maharashtra BJP led government, however, this is just a buzz within the four walls, which suggest that Dilip Kumar who was born in Pakistan as Yusuf Khan is likely to be considered for the prestigious awards like Bharat Ratna. Let’s see how long does it really take for them to officially declare the name of the veteran actor.