Farooque died on Friday evening at the age of 65. “His body will reach Mumbai airport around 4 pm today, and the burial will take place around 7 in the evening,” said Shah.
The late actor, who was known for his roles in films like Umrao Jaan, Chashme Buddoor and Saath Saath, is survived by his wife and two daughters. The actor was in Dubai with his family when he suffered the heart attack on late Friday night.
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