Bollywood actor Dilip Kumar has been released from the hospital on his birthday (11Dec14) after battling a bout of pneumonia last weekend (06-07Dec14).

The Madhumati star was taken to Lilavati Hospital & Research Centre in Mumbai, India with the lung condition on Saturday (06Dec14), but his condition has improved and he has been discharged on his 92nd birthday (11Dec14).

Pulmonologist Dr. Jalil Parkar says, "Dilip Saab (Kumar) is feeling great now and does not require to be in hospital. So we have discharged him.

"He will only continue with his routine medication now which he has been taking due to his age."