Veteran on-screen character Om Puri has passed away after an enormous heart assault from the get-go Friday morning. The on-screen character was 66. Om Puri’s companions and associates from Bollywood achieved his Andheri living arrangement to pay their last regards to the performer. Puri’s body was taken to Cooper healing facility for after death, taking after which the memorial service will occur.
Affirming the news to indianexpress.com, movie producer Ashoke Pandit – a dear companion of Puri – said,”Omji experienced a huge heart assault in the morning today. We have quite recently achieved his home.”
On-screen character Shabana Azmi shared more points of interest by means of tweet. She posted, “OM Puri experiencing after death at Cooper Hospital.Will be taken to Trishul around 3pm Funeral at Oshiwara electric crematorium around 6pm.”
He performing artist has showed up in standard Bollywood silver screen and in addition Pakistani, British and Hollywood movies. The on-screen character has gotten an OBE and also Padma Shri, the fourth most noteworthy non military personnel honor of India. Executive Narendra Modi likewise mourned his demise. “The Prime Minister mourns the passing endlessly of performing artist Om Puri and reviews his long vocation in theater and movies,” PMO India tweeted.
Puri’s companions in Bollywood were left shell-stunned by his demise. Mahesh Bhatt tweeted: Goodbye Om! A piece of me runs with you today. By what method would I be able to ever overlook those energetic evenings we spent together discussing silver screen and life ?
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A former student of Film and Television Institute of India and also National School of Drama, Puri was on the bleeding edge of what was called workmanship movies development in the 70s. He has worked in acclaimed movies, for example, Bhavni Bhavai (1980), Sadgati (1981), Ardh Satya (1982), Mirch Masala (1986) and Dharavi (1992).
Great actor indeed. His acting quality will be an example for generation to come. His sudden departure is no doubt an irreparable loss to the cine world.
It is very sad that bright former student of FTII & NSD and award winner of Padam Shri & OBE Janab Om Puri had passed away due to heart attack at the age of 66 years. Being a great actor of Indian Cinema, British and Bollywood film Industry, who had worked more than 100 films Akroash, Arad Satya, Arhohan, Ghost and the Darkness, The Parole Officer, My son the Fanatic, East is East and Gandhi will be remembered forever by his fans including me.
Sadly, during last few months, his personal opinion(s) about nationalism & patriotism has been widely criticised. May God bless his Departed Soul to occupy special place in the Heaven. RIP
Rest in Peace Om Puri!