Akshaye Khanna’s mother and first wife of Vinod Khanna, Geetanjali Khanna passed away at her residence on December 16 after complaining of uneasiness. Geetanjali Khanna was 70-year-old, she was reportedly suffering from heart disease, the exact cause of her death is yet to be ascertained.
A source close to Indian Express told, “The two sons along with their mother keep visiting their farmhouse in Mandwa. Geetanjali and Akshaye came around 11 on Saturday morning. It was in the afternoon when she complained of uneasiness. She was taken to a local doctor, who prescribed her some medicines.”
According to reports, Akshaye Khanna’s mother went to sleep after medication however between 9 to 10 pm on Friday night, when Akshaye checked on her, he learnt that her body temperature unusually dropping low as the source added, “Akshaye called Rahul up and both of them, then, took her to the civil hospital, where she was declared brought dead.”
As per reports, Khanna’s mother or Geetanjali’s final ritual took place earlier today. It’s not been a year since Vinod Khanna had died after battling high grade bladder cancer.
Vinod Khanna and Geetanjali tied the knot in 1971 before getting divorced in 1985.