Veteran Bollywood actor Dilip Kumar has been hospitalised after suffering chest pains.

The 90-year-old star was admitted to a medical facility in Mumbai, India on Sunday night (15Sep13) and his condition is now said to be stable.

A spokesperson for Lilavati Hospital says, "Dilip Kumar has been admitted to our hospital, he is in the intensive care unit (Icu) and his condition is stable."

Kumar, who suffers from heart problems, is said to have experienced chest pains prior to his admission.