Mumbai, May 18, 2017: Veteran film and TV actor Reema Lagoo has passed away at the age of 59 on Thursday after suffering a cardiac arrest at the midnight of 18 May.
The actor had been admitted to the Kokilaben Hospital in Mumbai.
As per reports, her son-in-law Vinay Waikul informed the media that she suffered a heart attack at midnight and was rushed to hospital in Mumbai. She breathed her last a few hours later.
Reema began her acting career in the late 1970s and the actor was best known for playing mums in both movies and television.
Lagoo has been an essential part of films such as Maine Pyar Kiya, Aashiqui, Saajan, Hum Aapke Hain Kaun, Vaastav, Kal Ho Na Ho and Hum Saath-Saath Hain.
She also made a name for herself in TV shows like Tu Tu Main Main and Shrimaan Shrimati. She was last seen in Naamkaran.
Her last rights will reportedly to be performed at 2 PM at the Oshiwara cremation ground here.