The veteran actress, Reema Lagoo passed away this Thursday morning at the age of 59, suffering from cardiac arrest. Mostly known for her roles in movies as a mother, she has performed in a number of movies like ‘Maine Pyar Kiya’, ‘Hum Aapke Hain Koun’, ‘Kuch Kuch Hota Hai’ and ‘Hum Saath-Saath Hain’ along with actors like Shah Rukh khan, Salman khan, Kajol, Jonney lever and so on.
Born as Gurinder Bhadbhade, she was married to the actor Vivek Lagoo but however, they were living a separate life. From the marriage, they also had a daughter named Mrunmayee Lagoo who was married to Vinay Waikul. It was Vinay Waikul that confirmed about Reema’s death, who stated “She was absolutely fine but around 1 am she complained to us of chest pain so we took her to the hospital. However, around 3:15 am she passed away due to a cardiac arrest.” Reema took her last breath at the Dhirubhai Ambani hospital.
Many celebrities have expressed their condolences for Reema:
This is truly sad news…she was warm, gracious and an exceptional actor…I had the privilege of directing her….#RIPReemaLagoo
— Karan Johar (@karanjohar) May 18, 2017
RIP #ReemaLagoo such a loss to art and cinema. You are and will always be our favourite screen mom. My condolences to the family. 🙏🏼
— PRIYANKA (@priyankachopra) May 18, 2017
According to the sources, she will be cremated this evening. May her soul rest in peace and we would like to express our condolences to her family.