Actor Reema Lagoo passed away at the age of 58 today morning around 3 am in Mumbai.
Reason for her death is cardiac arrest.
The veteran actress was admitted to Kokilaben Ambani Hospital after she complained of chest pain.
Lagoo’s son-in-law Vinay Waikul told PTI, “She was complaining of chest pain so we took her to hospital around 1 am. She passed away due to a heart attack around 3.15 am. She was perfectly fine and had no health issues…so it is really shocking for all us that she is no more with us.”
Lagoo appeared in Marathi and Hindi films, besides doing a number of TV shows.
She is survived by daughter Mrunmayee, who is also a theatre and film actress and theatre director.
Lagoo has worked in superhit films like “Maine Pyar Kiya”, “Saajan”, “Vaastav, “Kuch Kuch Hota Hai” and, “Hum Saath-Saath Hain” among others, while her popular television serials included “Tu Tu Main Main” and “Shrimaan Shrimati”.
Her acting career spanned over four decades and she was last seen in the television show “Naamkaran”, aired on Star Plus.