Veteran Marathi actor Jayant Savarkar, additionally fashionable for his position in Singham and Rocky Good-looking, handed away on Monday. He was 87. His son Kaustubh confirmed the information and mentioned that his father was hospitalised 10-15 days in the past as a consequence of age-related points.
”He was admitted to a hospital as a consequence of low blood stress about 10-15 days in the past in Thane. Out of the blue, his well being deteriorated final evening. He was placed on a ventilator, and he handed away round 11 am as a consequence of age-related points,” Kaustubh informed PTI.
His final rites might be held on Tuesday morning. He’s survived by his spouse, a son, and two daughters.
Jayant Savarkar’s profession at a look
He began his profession with Marathi theatre and was a backstage artist. He has additionally labored in a number of Hindi and Marathi tv and movies in his six decades-long profession.
A few of his fashionable films embrace Gadbad Gondhal, Bakaal, Vaastav, Singham, and Hari Om Vithala.
A few months again, he was awarded the Jeevan Gaurav Award by Ambarnath Marathi Movie Pageant.
From the Maharashtra authorities, he has additionally acquired the Natvarya Prabhakar Panshikar Lifetime Achievement Award.