Veteran actor and politician, Vinod Khanna reportedly breathed his last today at 11:20 AM at the Sir H.N. Reliance Foundation Hospital and Research Centre. He was 70. The yesteryears’ superstar was suffering from advanced bladder carcinoma.
A photo from Mr. Khanna from his hospital room, where he looked frail and emaciated, went viral on the internet and caused widespread concerns about his health. However, at that time his sons, Akshay and Rahul told the media that he is recovering well.
Vinod Khanna’s family is yet to give an official statement about his demise. He was the reigning superstar of Bollywood in the 80’s, and he will always remain one of the most beloved superstars of the country. Rest in peace!