'Tarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashma' unit member dies on the set

In a very tragic incident, Arvind Marchande, the head production controller of SAB TV’s popular comedy series ‘Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashma passed away on the sets’ of the show. Arvind suffered a heart attack on Thursday (June 30) afternoon while on the set and succumbed to it, according to a report on an entertainment portal.

The report quoted a source that Arvind complained of chest pain and uneasiness. However, people present on the sets thought that it must have happened due to indigestion and he was given antacid for some relief. But after sometime his condition worsened when he couldn't bear the pain and died on the spot.

Arvind was immediately rushed to a nearby hospital where he was declared dead on arrival. His sudden demise has left everyone shocked. The shooting for the show has been called off for a couple of days.

Show’s producer Asit Modi and other people associated with the comedy series visited the hospital to offer their condolences.

May his soul rest in peace!