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Dara Singh continues to be critical in hospital

July 09, 2012 12:49 IST

Dara SinghVeteran actor Dara Singh, who was hospitalised two days ago after suffering a cardiac arrest, is 'extremely critical', hospital authorities said this morning.

"He is extremely critical. He is still on ventilator and needs high level of oxygen. His kidneys are not functioning well," said Dr Ram Narain, COO, Kokilaben Ambani Hospital, Mumbai.

The 83-year-old actor is known for roles in films like King Kong and Faulad, and later as Hanuman in Ramanand Sagar's television serial Ramayan.

He was last seen in Imtiaz Ali's Jab We Met in 2007.

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