Comedy King Kader Khan Health Is Critical, Admitted To Hospital in Canada

Mina Muzumdar |Dec 28, 2018

Veteran actor Kader Khan has been admitted to hospital in Canada due to significant health declination.

Comedy king Kader Khan has been hospitalized yesterday in Canada. Reportedly, he is now put on a BiPAP ventilator after complaining of breathlessness. However, he is still conscious and has eye contact with people, but the actor has stopped talking. The actor was also diagnosed with pneumonia.

Kader Khan diagnosed with progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP), a degenerative disease that causes loss of balance as well as difficulty in walking and also dementia. In 2017, he underwent knees surgery, however, as the surgery was successful, he refused to use wheelchair and practising to walk by himself.


The Bollywood legend actor moved to Canada a few years ago and has been living with his son and daughter-in-law.


Kader Khan was born in Kabul, Afghanistan on October 22. He is an Afghan-born Indian-Canadian. Kader Khan is affectionately known for comedy role and has become an iconic comedy actor. He made his debut in a role of actor in Yah Chopra’s Daag (1973). He has appeared in more than 300 films and won the Best Comedian Award by Filmfare 9 times.

Besides acting career, he is also a screenwriter and has penned 12 films. His most iconic role was in Dulhe Raja (1998), Haseena Maan Jayegi (1999), Mujhse Shaadi Karogi (2004). The last time he appeared on the screen is in Ho Gaya Deemag Ka Dahi (2015), a Bollywood drama directed by Fauzia Arshi.


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