This wrestler became a Bollywood hero and appeared in many movies opposite Mumtaz.
He became famous in the 1980s for playing Amitabh’s father in Mard and portraying Hanuman in the TV serial Ramayana.
He founded Dara Film Studio and was also a member of the Rajya Sabha.
Jab We Met was one of the last films he acted in.
Image: In this file photo, Bollywood veteran actor and famous wrestler Dara Singh (L) and his son actor Vindoo (R) pose during the Dadasaheb Phalke Awards 2011 ceremony in Mumbai on May 3, 2011. (AFP)