Remember song ‘Kya Hua Tera Wada’ from the 70s film ‘Hum Kisise Kum Naheen’. The song was quite popular at that time and even today, whenever we hear this song, the actor’s face came into our mind on whom the song was filmed.
Do you remember the actor and what he is doing nowadays? Well, the actor’s name is Tariq Khan. He is the cousin of actors Aamir Khan and Faisal Khan. Tariq was one of the famous actors of 70s. He had a huge girl fan following at that time.
Tariq made his debut in 1973 from the movie Yaadon Ki Baraat. After that he worked in a few more films, but the film proved to be a milestone in his career was ‘Hum Kisise Kum Naheen’. The film’s song “Kya Hua Tera Vaada” was also a huge hit.
Tariq Khan emerged as an actor who gave three back-to-back musical hits such as ‘Yaadon Ki Baraat’, Zakhmee, Hum Kisise Kum Naheen. After these films, Tariq’s filmy career continued. He started getting many offers one after another. But, Tariq’s career never took off successfully. After appearing in a handful of other films, he quit acting after his last film Mera Damad in 1995.
Nobody could understand that why did he quite acting suddenly. On which, Tariq Khan talks in an interview given years ago in which he had said that he started feeling insecure. He said, “I started feeling that I had reached a point, where my career is not safe. That’s why I wanted a job where my career is safe.”
Today, Tariq Khan is a supervising executive in a well-known shipment company. Apart from this, he has also done a diploma in travel ticketing and cargo forwards.
Tariq Khan is away from films now and he rarely seen in an events. He made a distance from every kind of filmy work. according to Tariq, he is very happy in his own world.