Veteran Hindi and Marathi film theatre actor Viju Khote passed away on Monday due to various organ failure. He was 77.
The actor, most famous for performing the dacoit Kalia in “Sholay” and Robert in “Andaz Apna Apna”, died at his home.
“He dies today at 6.55 am resting in his sleep at the house. actor Viju Khote passed away, He has been sick since quite some time. He had many organ failures,” actor Bhavana Balsavar, his relative, said PTI.
“He did not want to die in the hospital, so we must take him home a few days ago. It is a big loss for all of us,” she said.
The last services of the actor will be presented at Chandan Wadi around 11 am.
Khote starred in popular films like “Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak”, “Ventilator” and the TV show “Zabaan Sambhalke”.