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Razak Khan, Best Remembered as Ninja Chacha, Dies of Heart Attack

Razak Khan has featured in films like Roop Ki Rani Choron Ka Raja, Raja Hindustani, Pyaar Kiya To Darna Kya and Baat Bann Gayi. He is best known for his role in Shah Rukh Khan's 1999 film Baadshah

  | June 01, 2016 21:25 IST (Mumbai)
Razak Khan

A file photo of Razak Khan.

Highlights

  • Razak Khan died after suffering a heart attack on Wednesday in Mumbai
  • Razak Khan has featured in films like Roop Ki Rani Choron Ka Raja
  • RIP Razak Khan,a colleague of many a film: Rishi Kapoor wrote on Twitter
Veteran actor Razak Khan died after suffering a heart attack on Wednesday in Mumbai, a family member said.
Mr Khan suffered a massive heart attack around 12: 30 am on Wednesday and was taken to Holy Family Hospital, Bandra, where he was pronounced dead.
His son, Asad, who is working in Croatia, is expected to reach Mumbai later on Wednesday and his funeral will take place at the Nariyalwadi Cemetery, Byculla on Thursday afternoon.
Mr Khan was better-known by the names of the many memorable comic characters he played - Ninja Chacha, Lucky Chikna, Keshav, Manikchand, Fainku, Babu Bisleri, Popatwala.
On Twitter, filmmaker Hansal Mehta said that Mr Khan's finest performance - in Dubai Return - remains unseen.
 
Razak Khan has featured in films like Roop Ki Rani Choron Ka Raja, Raja Hindustani, Pyaar Kiya To Darna Kya and Baat Bann Gayi. He is best known for his roles in Shah Rukh Khan's 1999 film Baadshah and Salman Khan's Hello Brother.
Mr Khan was last seen in Kyaa Kool Hain Hum 3.
In 2012, Mr Khan also had a cameo in television show RK Laxman Ki Duniya.

 
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