Veteran Actor Viju Khote Aka 'Kaalia' From 'Sholay' Passes Away In Mumbai
Best known for his roles in films like 'Sholay' and 'Andaz Apna Apna', actor Viju Khote is no more.
Sad News: Mr Viju Khote passed away today. He had been working in movies since 1964 and is most famous for playing Kalia in #Sholay.
— Faridoon Shahryar (@iFaridoon) September 30, 2019
The actor's last rites will be held today at Electric Crematorium, Chandanwaaadi, Girgaon.
The talented actor made his film debut with 'Ya Malak' in the year 1964 and went on to feature in various popular films like 'Sholay', 'Andaz Apna Apna', 'Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak', 'Nagina', 'Qurbani', 'Karz' among others. In his acting career, Viju Khote has over 300 Hindi as well as Marathi films to his credit.
Viju Khote as 'Kaalia' in 'Sholay' (Photo: Web)
Apart from films, Viju Khote has been a part of TV shows as well and best remembered for his role in 'Zabaan Sambhalke'.
Viju Khote was last seen in 2018 film 'Jaane Kyun De Yaaron'.
More details awaited.
May his soul rest in peace!
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