Bollywood actress Reema Lagoo passes away at 59

Veteran actress Reema Lagoo passed away at a private hospital in Mumbai , following a massive heart attack

Mumbai : Veteran Bollywood actress Reema Lagoo, fondly known for her supportive and motherly roles, passed away Wednesday night following chest pain for which she was rushed to Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani hospital.

Son-in-law Vinay Waikul said “She was absolutely fine but around 1 am complained of chest pain. We rushed her to the hospital but around 3.15 , she breathed her last. It was a cardiac arrest”.

The senior actress began her stint in Hindi and Marathi films in late 1970s and early 80s. Maine Pyar Kiya, Hum Aapke Hain Koun, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai and  Hum Saath Saath Hai are movies that have her in memorable cast.

She also forayed into popular television serials taking up roles in Tu Tu Main Main, and Shriman Shrimati