Bollywood actor Om Puri was found dead at his house in Mumbai this morning. According to the police report, Om Puri suffered a massive heart attack. He was 66.
Members of his family, friends, and figures from the Indian cinema have arrived at his house to pay their last respects.
Actor Shabana Azmi shared more details via tweet.
“OM Puri undergoing postmortem at Cooper Hospital.Will be taken to Trishul around 3pm Funeral at Oshiwara electric crematorium around 6pm.”
Om Puri, who was a brother of Amrish Puri, had acted in numerous Bollywood, Hollywood, and films in the UK. He made his debut in 1978 through Ghashiram Kotwal.
His Hollywood appearances include City of Joy, Wolf, and Charlie Wilson’s War.
Indian Prime Minister was among thousands of others who sent their condolences to the famil and friends of Om Puri.