Former actress Kaykasshen Patel's husband, a well-known Bandra-based businessman Areef Patel passed away on July 29 .Friends close to him say he died of massive cardiac arrest at Bandra’s Holy Family Hospital. Some of those who met Patel at Otter’s Club last week said he looked unwell. Areef Patel was the executive vice-chairman and scion of Patel Integrated Logistics, a family involved in transportation for over four decades. His father Asgar Patel founded the flagship Patel Roadways in 1959, before diversifying into air cargo and courier consolidation and foreign exchange. He is survived by his wife Kaykasshan and their two sons.
Filmmaker Karan Johar paid last respect to Areef Patel.
Maliaka Arora arrived at the Patels' residence.
Malaika Arora paid last respect to Areef Patel.
Designer Manish Malhotra was also spotted.
Manyata Dutt also paid her last respects to Areef Patel.
Kaykasshan made her Bollywood debut with Akshay Kumar and Suniel Shetty starrer Hera Pheri. She appeared in the song Jabhi Koi Haseena and Mujse Milti Hai Ek Ladki. The former actress has also been in well known videos like Yaaro Sab Dua Karo, Silli Silli Hawa, Husn Jawani.