Veteran actor Vinod Khanna passes away

RSTV Bureau
Photo courtesy: Twitter/@DDNewsLive

Photo courtesy: Twitter/@DDNewsLive

Veteran Bollywood actor Vinod Khanna passed away at a hospital in Mumbai on Thursday morning. He 70-year-old actor and politician passed away after a prolonged illness.

Khanna was admitted to the Sir HN Reliance Foundation hospital on March 31 with severe dehydration. The hospital authorities refused to share the reasons for his demise.

The actor made his acting debut in 1968 with “Man Ka Meet” and is best remembered for his performance in films like “Mere Apne”, “Mera Gaon Mera Desh”, “Amar Akbar Anthony”, “Qurbani”, “Dayavaan” and “Jurm”. He was last seen in the Shah Rukh Khan starrer “Dilwale” in 2015.

Khanna, a sitting Lok Sabha MP was elected four times from Gurdaspur in Punjab.

(With inputs from PTI)