New Delhi: Actor-director Tariq Shah, who became popular with the film ‘Janam Kundli’ and TV serial ‘Kadva Sach’, died in Mumbai on Saturday morning. He took his last breath at a private hospital in Mumbai. The husband of actress Shoma Anand was battling kidney diseases for the past two years now.
Tariq was not just a successful director but also a producer. He has directed films like ‘Janam Kundli’, ‘Bahaar Aane Tak’ starring Roopa Ganguly, Sumit Sehgal, Munmun Sen and Naveen Nischal. Apart from this, he also directed Kadva Sach. He also worked in the iconic film Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge which was directed by Rajendra Singh Aatish.
Shoma was at the peak of her career when Tariq Shah married her. After marriage, Shoma did not get the support of her family and kept away from films and focused on her family as she became the mother of a daughter named Sara Shah. Tariq is said to be one of the discoveries of actor Dilip Kumar. Although he has been away from the world of glamour for a long time now, while his wife Shoma is still active in the acting world.