Veteran Bollywood comedian Razzak Khan passed away in Mumbai yesterday, after suffering a massive heart attack at around midnight. He was rushed to the Holy Family hospital in Bandra, where doctors declared the 65-year old actor dead on arrival, according to an Indian Express report.
The family is waiting for Razzak Khan’s son Assad Khan, who works in Croatia. Khan’s funeral will be held today at the Narialwadi Kabaristan at Byculla.
The actor made his debut in Bollywood with Roop Ki Rani Choron Ka Raja in 1993, and rose to fame with films like Baadshah, Joru Ka Ghulam, Hello Brother, Action Jackson, Kyaa Super Kool Hai Hum, Phir Hera Pheri, Nayak, and Haseena Maan Jaayegi.
Tributes from colleagues poured in on social media:
— Aarya Babbar (@AaryaBabbar222) June 2, 2016
Vikas Mohan yesterday , Razzak Khan today .. We are losing a lot of good people. Hope the families find strength in these times.
— Anurag Kashyap (@anuragkashyap72) June 1, 2016
Funny man Razak Khan has also passed away. May his soul rest in peace…
— Arshad Warsi (@ArshadWarsi) June 1, 2016
Sad to hear about passing away of Razzak Khan. His finest performance in ‘Dubai Return’ with @irrfan_k unfortunately remains in the cans.
— Hansal Mehta (@mehtahansal) June 1, 2016
A very nice person n talented actor .May ur soul rest in peace razak bhai pic.twitter.com/D4lIf6ZtVX
— KAPIL (@KapilSharmaK9) June 1, 2016