Last rites of Farooque Shaikh to be performed on Monday

Written by PTI | Mumbai | Updated: Dec 30 2013, 04:31am hrs
The last rites of noted actor Farooque Shaikh will be performed here tomorrow, after his body is brought back from Dubai where he passed away on Saturday morning.

"His body will be brought here after completing the formalities in Dubai, by tomorrow afternoon, approximately at 4 pm. Then from 5 pm to 7pm the body will be kept for people to pay their last respects. And after that last rites will be performed," Shaikh's close friend, actor Satish Shah said.

Shaikh began his career in Bollywood with the film 'Garam Hava' and went on to act in memorable films like 'Umrao Jaan', 'Chashme Buddoor' and 'Shatranj Ke Khiladi'.

The 65-year-old Bollywood actor suffered a heart attack in Dubai on late Friday night.