Veteran actor-director Kader Khan dead

01 Jan 2019, 11:42


Mumbai: Veteran Bollywood actor-director-writer-comedian and a Quran scholar, Kader Khan died after a prolonged illness at a hospital in Toronto in Canada, a family member said here on Tuesday.

Kader, 81, is survived by his wife Hajra, son Sarfaraz, daughter-in-law, and grandchildren.

According to Ahmed Khan, a close relative, he passed away around 4:00am (IST).

He said the last rites will be held in a Toronto cemetery later in the day.