Television actress Gauahar Khan’s father Zafar Ahmed Khan passed away on Friday. He had been unwell for some time, and had been hospitalized. Gauahar’s friend Preeti Simoes broke the heartbreaking news on social media, and remembered him. She shared a video on her Instagram and 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 had been sharing pictures from the hospital, and had been asking fans to pray for her father.
A day ago, Gauahar Khan had shared an adorable picture of her with her father. The picture was clicked at Gauahar’s wedding with Zaid Darbar, and Gauahar’s dad was seen hugging her, and kissing her on the cheek at the wedding. Sharing the picture, Gauahar wrote that she loves her dad a lot. “A fathers kiss #Blessing Zafar Ahmed Khan, I love you soooooooooo much #MyPappaStrongest," she had written. She had shared another picture from her wedding, in which she and Zaid were seen posing for a snap with her mother and father. She wrote, “k doosre se karte hain pyaar hum . #Alhamdulillah . #GAZAbkahaiDin.”
After her father’s death, Gauahar Khan changed her Instagram display picture, and updated it with an image of a candle.
Gauahar Khan’s husband Zaid Darbar had also asked fans to pray for his father-in-law. “Please keep my father in law in your Duaa's. Allah give him the best of health. Ameen! He's the coolest man I know. Alhamdulillah," he had written. ALSO READ: Gauahar Khan Questions ‘Indian Farmers’ Livelihood Doesn’t Matter?’ While Reminding That Indian Celebs Had Tweeted In Support Of #BlackLivesMatter
Image Source: Instagram/Gauahar Khan