Reema Lagoo passed away today morning due to cardiac arrest. The 59-year-old senior actress took her last breath on 03:30 AM. The sudden death of Reema Lagoo has shocked people as she was fine and also doing shooting of the film 'NaamKarann' till 7 PM yesterday. She then left the shooting after completion.
After she reached home she was having chest pain and was admitted to Kokilaben Hospital. Her son-in-law confirm the news of her death to TOI last night. "She was fine till 1 AM last night and then she complained to us for chest pain so we took her to hospital", he said. After her admission to hospital she passed away due to cardiac arrest around 03:15 AM. It's quite sad news as she was just 59 and her sudden death has left a deep impact in our hearts.
Akshay Kumar who played as Reema's son in 1994 film Jai Kishan expressed his deep condolences on the death of his co-actor. He tweeted "Saddened to hear about the demise of #ReemaLagoo, had the opportunity to work with her.. a fine actress and a person. Prayers to the family."
Other actors like Amitabh Bachchan, Alia Bhatt, Rishi Kapoor and other actors also shared their condolences.
Saddened to hear about the demise of #ReemaLagoo, had the opportunity to work with her...a fine actress and person.Prayers to the family 🙏🏻— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) May 18, 2017
T 2428 - Just heard the shocking and unbelievable news about Reema Lagoo's passing .. such a fine talent and gone so young ! Very SAD !!— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) May 18, 2017
So so sad to hear about Reema Lagoo ji!Such a phenomenal actor & a lovely warm person! I have always loved & admired her work. Shocked!!— Alia Bhatt (@aliaa08) May 18, 2017
RIP. Worked in quite a few films. Reema Lagoo. Good friend. Heartfelt condolences pic.twitter.com/GItoweLzsR— Rishi Kapoor (@chintskap) May 18, 2017
PM Narendra Modi also tweeted and shared his condolences on Twitter. "Reema Lagoo was a versatile actor who left a big impact in the film and TV world. Her demise is saddening", PM tweeted.
RIP Reema Lagoo.Reema Lagoo was a versatile actor who left a big impact in the film & TV world. Her demise is saddening. My deepest condolences: PM— PMO India (@PMOIndia) May 18, 2017