Veteran actress Shammi passes away

WION Web Team
Delhi, India Published: Mar 06, 2018, 06:13 AM(IST)

File photo of Shammi. Photograph:( Twitter )

Veteran Bollywood and television actress Shammi passed away on March 6, 2018. 

Indian fashion designer Sandeep Khosla took to his Instagram profile to share the sad news.He wrote: "We will miss you, you will always remain special to us RIP Shammi aunty #1929 #2018 #loveyou #abujanisandeepkhosla #bestfriend #guide #family."

Shammi became popular for her comic roles in both cinema and TV and had appeared in over 200 films that included ‘Coolie No 1’, ‘Hum’, ‘Gopi Kishan’, ‘Hum Saath-Saath Hain’ over her long film career. She also had an illustrious career on television and starred in a number of shows on Doordarshan.

Amitabh Bachchan also took to his social media profile to share the news: "Shammi Aunty... prolific actress, years of contribution to the Industry, dear family friend... passes away ..!! A long suffered illness, age... Sad... slowly, slowly they all go away..."





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