NEW DELHI: The veteran and one of the most well-known Bollywood actors Vinod Khanna has died of cancer at the age of 70.
Khanna, who was also a politician, had been suffering from cancer and was admitted to hospital earlier this month.
However, he could not win the fight against the deadly disease and lost his life; confirmed the hospital officials.
He performed in more than 100 films and was also elected to parliament four times. He was once a junior foreign minister as well.
Indian President Pranab Mukherjee led tributes from politicians while many Bollywood celebrities also paid homage to Khanna.