Veteran actor Vinod Khanna (70), who had been admitted to HN Reliance Foundation and Research Centre in Girgaon, Mumbai, breathed his last at 11.20am on April 27.
The ailing actor had been hospitalised for a brief period, and generally had not been keeping well for a long time. His health became a cause of concern in the recent weeks when a photo of him looking frail and weak started doing rounds on social media.
The spokesperson of the hospital, later sent out the official statement, which said, “Veteran actor and Member of Parliament Mr. Vinod Khanna, who was admitted to the Sir HN Reliance Foundation Hospital breathed his last at 11.20 am due to advanced bladder carcinoma.”
Vinod was survived by his wife Kavita Khanna, sons Rahul, Akshaye and Sakshi, and daughter Shraddha Khanna. Vinod Khanna death left many of his close friends from B-town shell shocked.
His last rites were performed at 5 pm at Vaikunth Dham in Worli, Mumbai. Many of the top Bollywood celebrities attended his funeral to pay their last tribute to the actor.