Popular actress and Bigg Boss 7 winner Gauahar Khan's father Zafar Ahmed Khan passed away today (March 5, 2021) in Mumbai. He had been admitted to the hospital due to an age-related illness. Her friend Preeti Simoes shared the news about his demise on Instagram.
She posted a video where Gauahar Khan can be seen wishing her father and mother 100 long years. Preeti wrote, "Mere Gauahar ke pappa...To the man i loved...Lived with pride ... and will be remembered with pride. Strength and Love to the family."
Gauahar Khan recently took to Instagram and shared a story, in which she said that her father's funeral will take place today and 'zohar namaz' (prayers).
For the unversed, Gauahar Khan and her husband Zaid Darbar have been sharing constant updates about Zafar Ahmed Khan's health on social media. A couple of days ago, Gauahar had shared a picture with her father from her wedding.
She captioned it as, "A fathers kiss . #Blessing. Zafar Ahmed Khan , I love you soooooooooo much . #MyPappaStrongest." After her post, several TV celebs like Sargun Mehta, Jay Bhanushali, Mahhi Vij and others wished for his speedy recovery and asked her to stay strong.
Zafar Ahmed Khan is survived by his wife Razia, daughters Gauahar and Nigaar.
May his soul rest in peace!