MUMBAI || Veteran character artist of the Hindi film industry, Imtiaz Khan passed away in Mumbai on Tuesday, a family source said. The late actor, who worked in many Hindi films in the ’70s, was the son of Jayant and brother of late Amzad Khan, who left an indelible impression on cine-goers for essaying several negative roles, including that of a dreaded dacoit Gabbar Singh in Sholay.
He was seen in films like Yaadon Ki Baaraat, Pratigya, Dharmatma and Dayavan. Khan was the husband of popular Gujarati stage, film and TV actress Krutika Desai. Many actors took to social media sites to express their condolences on Imtiaz Khan’s demise.