Popular film and television actor Navin Nischol, 65, passed away on Saturday due to cardiac arrest. En- route to Pune with filmmaker and actor Randhir Kapoor, he suffered a massive attack. He was immediately rushed to the hospital where the doctors declared him dead. His funeral will be held today.
He made his debut with Sawan Bhadon in 1970 and went on to act in many successful films like Victoria No. 203 (1972) and Dhund (1973). A gold medalist from the Film and Television Institute of India, he later turned to television. His most popular serial on television was “Dekh Bhai Dekh”.
He had recently starred in films like Break Ke Baad and Khosla ka Ghosla.