Mahmood’s sister, actress Minoo Mumtaz dies in Toronto

The actress, whose real name was Malikunnisa, started off as a dancer and featured in many films during the 1950s and 1960s.

Mahmood’s sister, actress Minoo Mumtaz dies in Toronto
Minoo Mumtaz

Legendary actor Mahmood’s sister, Minoo Mumtaz who acted in numerous films in Bollywood, passed away at City Hospital in Toronto, Canada after being diagnosed with cancer.

Actress Minoo Mumtaz lived in Toronto with her spouse Sayyed Ali Akbar, son, and three daughters. The actress was recently diagnosed with cancer, and her condition quickly deteriorated. Confirming the news, her nephew Naushad says, "Since she was old, 80 plus, there wasn't much to be done. She was one of the loveliest people I had ever met.”