Renowned veteran Marathi and Hindi actor Ravi Patwardhan died on Saturday following a massive heart attack, his son Niranjan Patwardhan said, reported PTI. He was 84-years-old.
Patwardhan, who was famous for his roles in the Marathi show ‘Aggabai Sasubai’ and 1980s Hindi films like ‘Tezaab’ and ‘Ankush’, was rushed to Jupiter Hospital in Thane after he complained of breathlessness.
“He passed away due to a massive heart attack last night around 9-9.30 pm. He had some breathing issues and had a seizure at home so we rushed him immediately to the hospital. He stopped responding and within half-an-hour, we lost him,” Niranjan Patwardhan told PTI
The actor suffered a heart attack in March this year as well. He was last seen in the role of a grandfather in a Marathi show ‘Aggabai Sasubai’.
He has worked in more than 150 plays and 200 films.