Updated 11:52 am, Dec 13, 2018

Om Puri dies of heart attack at 66, funeral at 6pm | SNE

By  Samrudhi Ghosh, India Today .
Jan 06, 2017

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Om Puri, veteran actor and Padma Shri winner, passed away this morning due to a heart attack. He was 66.

The actor, best known for films like Ardh Satya and Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro, is survived by his estranged wife Nandita Puri and son Ishaan Puri.

Om Puri’s sudden death has left the industry in shock and his colleagues have expressed their sadness.

Seeing him lying on his bed looking so calm can’t believe that one of our greatest actors #OmPuri is no more. Deeply saddened & shocked.

Shabana Azmi took to Twitter to reveal more details. The actor’s body has been taken to Cooper Hospital for post-mortem and the funeral will take place at Oshiwara, Mumbai, at 6pm today.

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