Actor-politician Vinod Khanna died in a Mumbai hospital. He was 70. Mr Khanna was taken to HN Reliance Foundation and Research Centre in Girgaon some weeks ago, ostensibly for severe dehydration. He was actually being treated for bladder cancer. Some days after we was taken to hospital, Vinod Khanna’s son Rahul Khanna told news agency PTI, “Dad was hospitalised on Friday for severe dehydration. The situation was immediately brought under control, he’s doing much better and the doctors are looking to discharge him soon. Our family is most grateful for the extraordinary care he’s been receiving at the hospital and we are touched by all the good wishes pouring in.” Vinod Khanna's funeral was reportedly held in Malabar Hills, Mumbai. Earlier, Vinod Khanna's family members - his sons Sakshi and Rahul Khanna - were photographed outside the hospital.
The famous movie Amar Akbar Anthony, where Amar was played by Vinod Khanna, Akbar was played by Rishi Kapoor and Anthony by Amitabh Bachchan. In his last prayer his Akbar (Rishi Kapoor) and Anthony (Amitabh Bachchan) were present.
Other Bollywood industry people present in his last prayer, the actors who are being spoted are, Subhash Ghai, Gulzar, Ranjeet, Kabir Bedi, and Jackie Shroff with his wife. Saroj Khan, Danny Denzongpa, Chunky Pandey, Randhir Kapoor, Praful Patel, Diya Mirza, and Abhishek Bachchan. Akshaye Khanna and Vinod Khanna’s Wife is seen at the funeral.
He was an Indian actor and producer of Bollywood movie and a Politician. Vinod Khanna debuted in 1968 with “Man Ka Meet” and is best remembered for his performance in films like “Mere Apne”, “Mera Gaon Mera Desh”, “Imitihaan”, “Inkaar”, “Amar Akbar Anthony”, “and Lahu ke Do Rang “,” Qurbani “,” Dayavaan and Jurm”. He was last seen in Shah Rukh Khan-starrer 2015 film “Dilwale”.
Mr Khanna was suffering from Cancer and was not keeping well from a long time. Mr. Khanna was MP from Gurdaspur. Vinod Khanna did 141 Movies till 2013. In 1982, at the peak of his film career, he temporarily quit the film industry to follow his spiritual guru Osho Rajneesh. After a 5 year hiatus, He returned to the Hindi film industry giving two back to back hit films Insaaf and Satyamev Jayate.
Vinod Khanna was one of the handsome Bollywood actor of his time along with Dharmendra, Shammi Kapoor and Rajesh Khanna.
Vinod Khanna was one of the finest lead actor from Bollywood industry and the audience, fans will going to miss him.
Today, Vinod Khanna has said a good bye to the Bollywood industry and world. Now he left behind his Wife and Son alone.
May his soul rest in peace.