Veteran Bollywood actor Vikram Gokhale is no more.
The veteran Indian stage, TV and film actor Vikram Gokhale passed away aged 77 on Friday in Pune’s Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital.
As reported, he had been on a ventilator support system for some time before he breathed his last today.
“We are saddened to announce that the noted actor Mr Vikram Gokhale passed away today at Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital due to multi organ failure. Our deep condolences,” read the hospital’s official statement.
Over a career spanning more than 40 years, Vikram Gokhale featured in Marathi as well as Hindi films, including Amitabh Bachchan’s iconic Agneepath and Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam.
He made his film debut in 1971 with Amitabh Bachchan’s Parwana and also starred in several TV shows.
The actor was last seen in the Marathi film Godavari.
Tributes continue to pour in on social media timeline for following the news of his demise.
Very sad to know of the demise of Vikram Gokhale ji. Worked with him in films like Bhool Bhulaiyaa, Mission Mangal, had so much to learn from him. Om Shanti 🙏 pic.twitter.com/WuA00a2bpO
— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) November 26, 2022
I got this incomplete video from #VikramGokhale 12days back. I called him & told him that the poem is incomplete. He laughed & replied,“Life incomplete है मेरे दोस्त!” News of his death has deeply saddened me. He was a very dear friend! BRILLIANT actor & person! ओम शांति!🙏🕉💔 pic.twitter.com/4TzgO3dDHn
— Anupam Kher (@AnupamPKher) November 24, 2022
— Yogesh (@Nifty4500) November 26, 2022
— Saloni Singh (@IamSaloniSingh) November 23, 2022
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