Veteran actor Vinod Khanna passed away today morning at HN Reliance Hospital, Mumbai. He was 70. Vinod Khanna was reportedly admitted to the hospital due to dehydration.
The hospital authorities released a 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 Khanna defined his era in 1970’s and 1980’s with his rugged looks and impeccable acting talent. He worked in more than 100 films. His performance in movies like Inkaar, Amar Akbar Anthony, Qurbani, Dayavaan, Mere Apne won the hearts of nation.
Vinod Khanna is survived by his wife Kavita Khanna and children Rahul, Akshaye, Sakshi and Shraddha. The actor was recently also seen in Dabangg and Dabangg 2. He was a politician too, being a sitting BJP MP from Punjab’s Gurdaspur district.
May His Soul Rest In Peace.