Bollywood actor Raj Kishore who was famously know for his role in iconic film Sholay passed away today morning. In the film, he played the role of one of the prisoners. The actor took his last breath in Mumbai. He was 85.
According to the reports, he died due to heart attack at wee hours of Friday morning. His funeral reportedly took place at Aarey Crematorium at about 10.30 am.
#RIP #RajKishore! Veteran actor Raj Kishore passed away last night due to heart attack. ? Did memorable side roles in Ram Aur Shyam, Sholay, Anamika, Padosan etc.
With Sunil Dutt, Kishore Kumar, Mukri and Keshto Mukerjee in Padosan. pic.twitter.com/b1jwOS32O1
— Movies N Memories (@BombayBasanti) April 6, 2018
Apart from Sholay, he was also seen in films like Padosan (1968), Deewar (1975), Ram Aur Shyam (1967), Hare Rama Hare Krishna (1971), Patanga (1949), Karishma Kudrat Kaa (1985), Aasmaan (1984), Bombay To Goa 1972) and Karan Arjun (1995).
@CintaaOfficial expresses its deepest condolence on the sudden demise of Shri #RajKishore Ji. May his soul Rest In Peace. @sushant_says @DJariwalla @deepakqazir @amitbehl1 @ayubnasirkhan @sanjaymbhatia @NupurAlankar @rakufired @rammakantdaayam @RajRomit pic.twitter.com/6ZXlNE9CfJ
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May his soul rest in peace!