Veteran Actor OM Puri passed away on Friday after a major heart attack. Om Puri is an Indian actor who acts for Indian,Pakistani and Hollywood films and independent films. He was born in
October 18th, 1950 at Amabala,Haryana.
He received the famous Padma Shri award from Government of India in 1990.
One of his close friends Ashok Pandit, revealed that Mr. Om Puri was not alive due a major heart attack.
Sad & shocked to know that versatile actor Om Puri jee has expired due to heart attack early morning today. #RIP.
— Ashoke Pandit (@ashokepandit) January 6, 2017
He was known to be one of the best actors that the Bollywood has got and it’s really a shock to Film fraternity and . Some of his finest movies and arts are Ardh satya, Dharavi, Mirchi Masala, Jaane Bhi do Yaaro.
Bollywood was shocked after his death and twitter was flooded with mournful tweets.
Shocked & saddened to wake up to the news that #OmPuri has passed. We have lost a brilliant & talented artist. You will be sorely missed.
— Rajpal Yadav (@rajpalofficial) January 6, 2017
#OmPuri lent dignity to d medium he worked for. Whether it was stage, TV or cinema. He elevated status of the projects was associated with.
— Anupam Kher (@AnupamPkher) January 6, 2017
Deeply saddened to hear about #OmPuri sir! He was such a huge part of the core of Indian cinema..RIP ! Truly and end of an era..
— Alia Bhatt (@aliaa08) January 6, 2017
Solid actor….Solid filmography….immense talent…. #RIPOmPuri ….cinema has truly lost a brilliant artist….
— Karan Johar (@karanjohar) January 6, 2017
Shocked and saddened to learn that #OmPuri Ji is no more. You will be missed. Condolences to the family. RIP.
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) January 6, 2017
May our soul Rest In Peace sir.