Om Puri passed away after a heart attack today (6th of Jan, 2017) at the age of 66 years. The Actors and Actress from Bollywood reached Om puri place in Andheri to pay their last tribute to their fellow and great actor. Om puri funeral will be taken place after the postmortem report from the doctor of Cooper Hospital. Film maker Ashok Pandit, confirm the news of Om Prakash death and said, “Om Prakash suffered from a massive heart attack today morning. We are just arrived his residence.” Ashok Pandit was one the best friend of Om Prakash.
Actress Shabana Azmi shared more details via tweet about Om Puri Passed Away After A Heart Attack. She posted, “OM Puri undergoing postmortem at Cooper Hospital after that his body will be taken to Trishul and after that funeral will be held at Oshiwara electric crematorium around 6 pm.”
She also took to Twitter to share the news, “Shocked to know about the news of versatile actor Om Prakash Puri has expired due to major heart attack. #RIP.”
The actor has appeared in mainstream Bollywood cinema as well as Pakistan, British and Hollywood films. The actor has received a Padma Shri, the fourth highest civilian award of India. Prime Minister Narendra Modi also sad for his death. “The Prime Minister condoles the passing away of actor Om Puri & recalls his long career in theater & films”.
Puri’s friends in Bollywood were left shell-shocked by his death. Mahesh Bhatt tweeted: Goodbye Om! A part of me goes with you today. I can never ever forget those nights we spent together talking about cinema & life ?
Boman Irani also tweeted: “RIP Om Puri. We have lost one more legend. A talent, A Voice, A Spirit.
Will miss you Puri Saab.”
Other Bollywood Celebs also tweeted about Om Puri death and show their love towards him.