Legandary actor Sameer Khakhar has passed away on Wednesday at the age of 71.

His brother Ganesh Khakhar shared news of actor's demise.

He was best known for his roles in Television shows including Nukkad.

He has also worked with star Salman Khan in film Jai Ho.

As per sources, The actor was suffering from repiratory issues and urinary issues.

Sameer Khakhar died at MM Hospital, in Mumbai's Borivali.

Reportedly Sameer's funeral will be held at Babhai naka crematorium, Borivali.

Fimmaker and actor's friend Hansal Mehta shared pictures of Sameer and paid his tribute.

Sameer Khakhar had worked in both the TV and film industries.

He was last seen in Sanjivani with co-stars Surbhi Chandna and Namit Khanna.