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Death is inevitable. We may find ourselves struggling with this reality often, but we can't do anything about it. It also doesn't change the fact that the pain of losing a loved one could get any easier. The irreparable loss that we suffer when our loved one leaves us for the humble abode cannot be possibly described in words. Bollywood actress, Gauahar Khan is going through the same ordeal, as her father, Zafar Ahmed Khan passed away on March 5, 2021. (Recommended Read: Soha Ali Khan Records Inaaya Naumi Kemmu Calling Peacock In Her Sweet Voice, It's Too Cute For Words)
On March 3, 2021, Gauahar Khan had informed her fans about her father's deteriorating health. The actress had posted a throwback picture from her wedding, with her father, and had written, "A fathers kiss. #Blessing. Zafar Ahmed Khan, I love you soooooooooo much. #MyPappaStrongest.” In the next post, Gauahar had shared a lovely family picture from her wedding with her parents and husband, Zaid Darbar. Captioning the post, Gauahar had written a song from the film, Hum, “Ek doosre se karte hain pyaar hum #Alhamdulillah #GAZAbkahaiDin.”
A few moments ago, Gauahar Khan took to her IG handle and shared a soulful video from her nikaah, where her father can be seen praying for her. Sharing the emotional video, Gauahar called her father the 'real star' and wrote, "My Father My Pride ! Zafar Ahmed Khan you are the real STAR. My pappa praying for me at my Nikah ( my most fave memory of my life ) #Alhamdulillah. @harpreetbachher, thank you so much for giving me this special gift today ! Love you ! @theweddingstory_official." Check out the video below:
After her father's death, the doting daughter, Gauahar Khan had also penned a eulogy for him. She had written, "My Hero. No man like u, Ever! My father has passed, to the ever after as an Angel. Alhamdulillah. His passing away was a testament to his beautiful life n the best soul he was. Forever My Pappa. I love you oh so much. I am sooooo much of you Pappa. N yet can never ever be even a percent of your magnanimous personality. #MyForeverShiningStar Keep him in your prayers please. innal lillahee wainna ilayhi raajeeoon." (Also Read: Nawazuddin Siddiqui's Wife, Aaliya Does Not Want A Divorce, Reveals The Reasons for Reconciliation)
Gauahar Khan’s sisters, Kausar Suleman Khan and Zakia Z Khan, had also penned eulogies for their late father on IG stories. Sharing a picture of her Pappa, Zakia had written, “Innalilahi wa inna ilaihi rajiun, Alhamdulilah my blessed father zafar ahmed khan has returned to his creator! Rabbir hamhuma kama rabbayani sageerah.. Aameen yar abb” and “I love you Pappa so much that it hurts” atop her stories. Kausar had written, “Papa you showed to the world that Allah loved him with his final journey! You lived like a king & left this world like an angel! Those who are loved by him! Shine like a star in both the worlds! “Indeed we belong to Allah, & indeed to him we will return”.”
Gauahar's husband, Zaid Darbar had also poured his heart out on the demise of his father-in-law. Sharing a picture with him, the actor had written, "Please keep my father in law in your Duaa's. Allah gives him the best of health. Ameen. He's the coolest man I know. Alhamdulillah." On March 5, 2021, the last rites of Gauahar Khan's father were performed by her husband, Zaid Darbar and her brother-in-law, Awez Darbar. The rites were performed at Versova crematorium in the afternoon. (Don't Miss: 'Bua', Soha Ali Khan Shares An Unrecognisable Photo Of Ibrahim Ali Khan, Asks Him To Pick His Phone)
We wish love and health to Gauahar Khan's family!