Veteran actor Anupam Shyam, who is best known for his work on the TV show called Mann Kee Awaaz: Pratigya left for heavenly abode. He was admitted to Lifeline hospital in suburban Goregaon four days ago, however, passed away from multiple organ failure.
His friend and actor Yashpal Sharma confirmed the news. In an interview with ANI, he said, “I got to know that he’s no more. So we rushed here & found he was still breathing. The doctor later declared him dead. He was hospitalized for 4 days. He had high blood sugar & used to take injections during the shooting of his last film.”
Several celebs have been taking to Twitter to condole his demise. Director’s Kut Production’s Rajan Shahi too released a statement to the media. He said, “I am deeply saddened to hear about the sad demise of Anupam Shyam Ji. We at DKP (Director’s Kut Production) pray for the departed soul. May his family get all the strength to sail through difficult times.I remember when we started with Pratigya Season 2, He was extremely happy to work again and play his favourite character Sajjan Singh. He was always so lively and full of enthusiasm and will be remembered for his remarkable performances. May his soul rest in peace.”
The 63-year-old actor was also seen in movies such as Slumdog Millionaire, Satya, Dil Se, Lagaan, Hazaaron Khwaishein Ais and Bandit Queen among others. For the unversed, Mann Kee Awaaz Pratigya premiered on 7 December 2009 and was ended on 27 October 2012. It starred Pooja Gor and Arhaan Behll. The new season of the series Mann Kee Awaaz Pratigya 2 premiered on 15 March 2021.