Veteran actor Vinod Khanna passed away today at the age of 70. He was battling with his sickness since a long time. He had been hospitalised since Friday, 31 March. Sitting BJP MP was battling with cancer. His son Rahul Khanna told the press that the yesteryear screen icon had been admitted after suffering from severe dehydration and added that doctors hoped to discharge Vinod Khanna soon.
Vinod Khanna, a sitting Bharatiya Janata Party MP from Gurdaspur district of Punjab. He was born on 6 October, 1946. He was seen in 141 films between 1968 and 2013. His several popular films are Mere Apne, Mera Gaon Mera Desh, Gaddaar, Jail Yatra, Imitihaan, Inkaar, Kuchhe Dhaage, Amar Akbar Anthony, Rajput, Qurbani, Kudrat etc, In which he was seen in lead role.
Vinod Khanna had two marriages. He has two sons Akshaye and Rahul, from his first wife to Geetanjali Khanna, follows him into show business. Khanna also has two children, a son Saakshi and daughter Shraddha, from his second wife Kavita Khanna.
This is a sad phase for Bollywood and politics as both have lost its good player. RIP Vinod Ji!!!