Dilip Kumar honoured with ‘living legend lifetime award’

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Dilip Kumar

MNA Culture & Entertainment Desk: Veteran actor Dilip Kumar was honoured with the Living Legend Lifetime Award by the Punjab Association on Tuesday.

“Ranbir Singh Chandok and Anand of the Punjab Association visited me today. God is kind. Humbled at receiving the Living Legend Lifetime Award from Punjab Association this afternoon,” a post from the 94-year-old actor’s official Twitter handle read on Tuesday.

In another tweet, he wrote, “So much love from Asif Farooqui. Thank you for this beautiful wall mural on Hill Road in Bandra. God bless you,” referring to a piece of work-inspired by the Dilip Kumar and Saira Banu-starrer “Gopi”-by the artist.

Last seen on the big screen in “Qila” in 1998, the actor was honoured with the Dadasaheb Phalke Award in 1994 and the Padma Vibhushan in 2015.

He is known for films like “Devdas”, “Mughal-e-Azam” and “Karma”.