India, Mumbai: Veteran actor Razak Khan, who was well-known for his comic timing, passed away on Wednesday afternoon following a cardiac arrest. The actor was rushed to the Holy Family Hospital in Bandra, but the doctors declared him brought dead. His son Asad Khan is set to arrive from Croatia today.
The funeral will be held at Narialwadi Kabaristan, Byculla, after 4 pm tomorrow. Razak had acted in more than 90 films. Some of his noteworthy films are ‘Badshaah’, Hello Brother’, ‘Hera Pheri’, ‘Haseena Maan Jayegi’ and ‘Joru Ka Ghulam.’ Khan, 65, was rushed to Holy Family hospital in suburban Bandra at around 12.30 AM where on arrival doctors declared him dead.
Filmmaker Priyadarshan, who worked with Razak in “Hera Pheri”, mourned the death of the comedian.”I just got to know. It is really sad. He has worked with me in a lot of movies and he was a great actor,” filmmaker Priyadarshan told PTI.
The comedian was also seen in Salman Khan’s “Hello Brother”, Shah Rukh Khan-starrer “Baadshah”, and Aamir Khan’s “Raja Hindustani”. Khan’s notable roles include “Anari No 1”, “Hera Pheri”, “Har Dil Jo Pyar Karega”, “Aamdani Atthani Kharcha Rupaiyaa” and “Hungama”.