Actor-MP Vinod Khanna dies of cancer
Vinod Khanna, former superstar of Hindi cinema, died in Mumbai on Thursday. He was suffering from cancer of the bladder for years. Mr Khanna was 70 years old.
The funeral of the senior actor took place in Mumbai on the same day. His friends and colleagues from the film industry and politics were at his home to pay their last respects.
He was admitted at HN Reliance Hospital for close to a month. His condition had become stable after doctors put him on drip although he had become weak.
He worked in more than a 100 films, and was an active politician, and Member of Parliament from Gurdaspur in Punjab. Mr Khanna is survived by his wife and four children.