• Reema Lagoo passes away: Bollywood and TV celebs pay last respects

    mid-day online correspondentMumbaiMay 18, 2017, 12:59 IST


    Gulfam Khan and Barkha Bisht Sengupta. All pictures courtesy: Jagran New Media

    Aamir Khan, Kiran Rao, Barkha Bisht Sengupta, Mahesh Bhatt, Gulfam Khan, Bharati Achrekar, Vijay Gokhale, Mahesh Manjrekar and other celebs from Bollywood and television paid last respects to veteran film, stage and television actress Reema Lagoo, who died in Mumbai early on Thursday following a cardiac arrest.

    Aamir Khan and Kiran Rao
    Aamir Khan and Kiran Rao 

    Reena Dutta
    Reena Dutta

    Kajol
    Kajol

    Kajol
    Kajol


    Gulfam Khan and Barkha Bisht Sengupta


    Vijay Gokhale


    Gulfam Khan and Barkha Bisht Sengupta


    Mahesh Manjrekar (left)


    Bharati Achrekar


    Mahesh Bhatt (centre)

    The 59-year-old artiste breathed her last at the Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital in Andheri where she was rushed shortly after midnight.

    Reema Lagoo became famous for portraying the "middle-aged, modern, but understanding mother" to some of the biggest stars in the industry on both big and small screens.

    Reema Lagoo was noted for her roles in several blockbusters like "Hum Aapke Hain Kaun", "Aashiqui", "Kuch Kuch Hota Hai", "Hum Saath Saath Hain", "Maine Pyar Kiya", "Kal Ho Na Ho", "Vastaav", "Saajan", "Rangeela" and "Kya Kehna", etc.

    On television, she was seen in prominent roles in "Khandaan", "Shrimaan Shrimati", "Tu Tu, Main Main," "Do Aur Do Paanch", and the latest ongoing serial "Naamkaran".

    The last rites will be held at 2 pm in Oshiwara crematorium in Mumbai.

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