Reema Lagoo veteran actress died at the age of 59, on the morning of Thursday due to Cardiac Arrest in Mumbai’s Kokilaben Hospital. Later, today her rites will be held, Reema Lagoo was a popular Indian actress, she was well known for the role of a mother in Hindi and Marathi cinema. For nearly about 4 decades Reema Lagoo had a presence in the Marathi stage.
Reema Lagoo played the leads in the Marathi serial Tuza Maza Jamena. Reema Lagoo is very well known for playing the character of a mother in the hit Hindi movies like ‘Maine Pyar Kiya’, ‘Saajan’, ‘Hum Aapke Hain Kaun’, ‘Vaastav’, these are the few among the hit movies there are many other too. She is been seen playing the mother role for many a time of the famous actor Salman Khan and Akshay Kumar.
On twitter, Reema Lagoo is being remembered fondly by her colleagues. Actors Amitabh Bachchan, Rishi Kapoor, Akshay Kumar, Priyanka Chopra, Anushka Sharma, Madhuri Dixit, Paresh Rawal, Nimrat Kaur and Riteish Deshmukh, and filmmakers Kunal Kohli and Madhur Bhandarkar condoled Reema Lagoo's death. "Just heard the shocking and unbelievable news about Reema Lagoo's passing such a fine talent and gone so young ! Very SAD !!," tweeted Mr Bachchan.
Reema Lagoo who co-starred Rishi Kapoor in movies like ‘Prem Granth, Aashique, Shreemaan and Henna tweeted a picture of the late actress Reema Lagoo from the movie ‘Hum Saath Saath Hain here is what Rishi Kapoor Tweeted,
Reema Lagoo is been remembered by other actors as well like Akshay Kumar, Anushka Sharma, Priyanka Chopra and Madhuri Dixit also, here is what they all tweeted,
The Office of Prime Minister of India (PMO) also condoled Reema Lagoo's death
The other who showed the condoled from Bollywood are:
In the early morning of today she was taken to the Hospital, her family told, "She was complaining of chest pain so we took her to hospital around 1 am. She passed away due to a heart attack around 3.15 am. She was perfectly fine and had no health issues...so it is really shocking for all us that she is no more with us," Reema Lagoo's son-in-law told news agency PTI.
Reema Lagoo was even known for her roles in TV serials like ‘Tu Tu Main Main’ and ‘Shriman Shrimati’. She was currently working in the Starplus TV show ‘Naamkaran’ as the role of Dayavanti and the show was of Mahesh Bhatt.