Reema Lagoo passes away due to cardiac arrest
By Goher Iqbal Punn – Hindi Film Critic, Columnist & Bollywood Analyst – Showbiz Bites
Bollywood’s veteran actress Reema Lagoo passes away. Reema died following a heart attack on Thursday morning. Lagoo, 59, breathed her last at the Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital in Andheri, Mumbai. Family members too k her to the hospital midnight when she felt pain in chest. She was a divorcee from former husband Vivek Lagoo. Survived by a daughter Mrunmayee Lagoo, 35, Reema has worked in a number of Bollywood movies apart from her appearances on stage, television and Marathi movies.
She was famous for essaying the roles of middle-aged modern mother. Her roles in movies like ‘Hum Aapke Hain Kon’, ‘Aashique’, ‘Hum Saath Saath Hain’, ‘Maine Pyaar Kiya’, ‘Saajan’ and ‘Rangeela’ will be remembered always.
Her funeral is expected to happen near her home in Andheri later today, where Bollywood presence is expected to come.