Actor Sadashiv Amrapurkar passes away at 64


Bollywood and Marathi actor Sadashiv Amrapurkar breathed his last at Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital in Mumbai on Monday. He was 64. For the last couple of days, he was admitted to hospital following lung infection. He was in the ICU.

His last rites will be performed at his native place in Ahmednagar district tomorrow. Last seen in ‘Bombay Talkies’, Amrapurkar had won two Filmfare awards. In 1984, he won the award for the best supporting actor for ‘Ardh Satya’ and in 1991, he won best villain award for ‘Sadak’.

Fondly called Tatya by his family and close friends, Sadashiv Amrapurkar was involved in social works. Sadashiv Amrapurkar is married to his high school friend Sunanda Karmarkar and was always interesting in acting since his schooldays.

He played pivotal role in movies like ‘Aankhen’, ‘Aunty No 1’, ‘Ishq’, ‘Coolie No. 1’ and ‘Gupt: The Hidden Truth’.

Our deepest condolence to the deceased family. May his soul rest in peace.