Bollywood star Om Puri dies in Mumbai. He acted for more than 40 years in film industry and dies at the age of 66 after suffering a heart attack in Mumbai. Press trust of India reported that Puri dies at his resident in Mumbai. On Thursday evening after a film shoot, he returned home but his door bell went unanswered on Friday morning.
One of India’s most critically acclaimed actor born in the northern state of Haryana, who made his debutin 1976 film Ghashiram Kotwal.
Om Puri was Indian renowed Indian actor who earned huge popularity from Indian, British and American films. He is best known for his author-backed roles in films like Aakrosh, Arohan, Sadgati, Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro, Chachi 420.
Full Bollywood industry along with Fans and Atheletes, including Prime Minister Of India Narendra Modi have posted tribute to Om Puri on social media.
The Prime Minister condoles the passing away of actor Om Puri & recalls his long career in theatre & films.
— PMO India (@PMOIndia) January 6, 2017
I have known #OmPuri for d last 43yrs. For me he’ll always b a great actor, a kind & generous man. And that is how world shud remember him.
— Anupam Kher (@AnupamPkher) January 6, 2017
— Mohammad Kaif (@MohammadKaif) January 6, 2017