Veteran actress Rita Bhaduri passed away on Tuesday morning. She was reportedly suffering from a kidney ailment and was also hospitalised for the last 10 odd days.
The actress’ ongoing show, Star Bharat’s “Nimki Mukhiya”, saw her as grandmother Imarti Devi. She was also known for playing important supporting roles in movies like “Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa”, “Kya Kehna”, “Dil Vil Pyar Vyar” and “Main Madhuri Dixit Banna Chahti Hoon”, apart from having extensive appearances on the small screen.
Jaya Bhattacharya, Abhay Bhargav who were spotted at the occasion. Jaya said, She was a very beautiful women. She was very strong as a person, she was still shooting with us until recently. She went for dialysis but still turned up on shoot at time and never complained. It wouldn’t even tell anyone that she had any health issues. She was a very honorable soul.”
Film and TV celebs like Anil Kapoor, Anupam Kher and Riteish Deshmukh took to their social media pages to mourn her loss.
Shishir Sharma and Paritosh Sad who were also present at the last rights from ‘Kumkum’ family said it is not easy to speak at such an occasion and said, “I feel lucky that I had the chance to meet her yesterday at the hospital. Only we were able to meet her from the ‘Kumkum’ family. She was unconscious at the time but we tried to let her know that we are here to see her. She was not well unfortunately there were a lot of complications.There are many ways to remember her by but i would only like to say stay happy and thank you.”
She was a very happy women and a great actress that’s how I would remember her. God bless her soul.” added Paritosh Sad
Rita Bhaduri in her over three decades-long career acted in over 70 movies like Raja, Julie, Beta, Dil Vil Pyar Vyar, and 30 TV shows including Sarabhai vs Sarabhai, Choti Bahu, Kumkum, Khichdi and many others.
By News Helpline