Son Sakshi lights funeral pyre as Vinod Khanna is given a tearful adieu.

Apr 28, 2017 - 12:32 hrs IST
Son Sakshi lights funeral pyre as Vinod Khanna is given a tearful adieu.

A large number of film personalities attended the last rites of veteran actor turned BJP politician Vinod Khanna as he made through this last journey to Worli Hindu Crematorium here last evening.

His son Sakshi lit the funeral pyre after his body flower bed-decked body was brought from his Malabar Hill Residence . His body was kept for people to pay homage.

Vinod Khanna passed away at the age of 70 after battling bladder cancer putting the country's entertainment circle into grief.

A large number of teary-eyed actors, producers, directors, his colleagues from the industry and from Bharatiya Janata Pary , fans and admirers had turned up to pay their last respect and have a glimpse of one of the most admired human beings.

Among the prominent personalities who attended the funeral were Amitabh Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan, Randhir Kapoor, Rishi Kapoor and Son Ranbir Kapoor, Kabir Bedi, Danny Denzongpa, Arjun Rampal, Jackie Shroff, Jeetendra, Dia Mriza, Puneet issar, Gulzar, Ramesh Sippy, Subhash Ghai,  NCP Leader Praful Patel and BJP MP Kirit Somaiya among the few who attended besides the immediate friends and relatives.