Farooq Sheikh death: All I can say is I have lost a great friend, says Satish Shah

Last Updated: Saturday, December 28, 2013 - 11:34

Mumbai: Actor Satish Shah, who is in a state of shock after he heard about the death of veteran Bollywood actor Farooque Sheikh late Friday in Dubai, said he has lost a great friend.

Satish Shah told reporters: "I got a call from his wife. She said it was a massive heart atrack. He passed away last night. He was hale and hearty and he had taken his family to Dubai for holidays. All I can say is I have lost a great friend."

Shah said he was constantly in touch with Sheikh and the last they had spoken to each other was a couple of days ago.

"We were constantly in touch with each other through sms. I spoke to him day before yesterday. In fact, I am also close friends with his wife Rupa as we were all in the same college," Shah said.

Farooque Sheikh 65, is survived by his wife and two daughters.

IANS

First Published: Saturday, December 28, 2013 - 11:34

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