Minoo Mumtaz (Sister of Mehmood), famous actor and dancer passes away

Minoo Mumtaz, a veteran actress in the Hindi film industry, died just moments ago in Canada. She was 79 years old.

Anwar Ali, her brother, informed her of this. She expressed gratitude to the film industry, press, media, fans, and friends for their support of Minoo.

The entire family of Bollywood’s well-known comedian Mehmood was involved in the film industry. His sister Minoo Mumtaz, like Mehmood, is a well-known Hindi film actress. Madhubala: An Unsuccessful Love story Of A Princess | Biography

Minoo Mumtaz was born on April 26th, 1942. She has been dancing since she was a child. Minoo Mumtaz was given the break by Devika Rani. In Bombay Talkies, he had hired Minoo Mumtaz as a dancer.

Minoo Mumtaz made her film debut in 1955 with Ghar Ghar Mein Diwali. She played the role of a village dancer in this film. She rose to prominence as a result of the film Sakhi Hatim. She played the role of a mermaid in this movie.

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In the 1958 film Howrah Bridge, Meenu Mumtaz romanced her real brother Mehmood. Many people were enraged after witnessing the onscreen romance between a brother and a sister.

Meenu Mumtaz collaborated with comedian Johnny Walker. Both had appeared in a number of films together. Meenu played a variety of supporting roles in addition to comedy. In the film Faulad, she co-starred with Dara Singh.

Minoo was suffering from a brain tumour for the last 15 years.

In terms of her personal life, Meenu Mumtaz married film director Syed Ali Akbar in 1963. Meena Kumari, Mumtaz’s sister-in-law, gave her the name Meenu.

Meenu Mumtaz’s eyes were suddenly blinded by darkness one day. His memory had also faded. He has had a tumour in her brain for 15 years, according to the doctor. She was eventually operated on and her life was saved. She was currently living in Canada.

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