Anupam Shyam passed away: Anupam Shyam, who was taken to a Mumbai city hospital last week with a kidney infection, died on Monday from multiple organ failure, according to his buddy actor Yashpal Sharma.
The 63-year-old actor was hospitalised to Lifeline hospital in suburban Goregaon four days ago. He is best known for his work on the TV show “Mann Kee Awaaz: Pratigya” and roles in films such as “Slumdog Millionaire” and “Bandit Queen.”
Actor Anupam Shyam passed away in hospital
Shyam died at the hospital, according to Mr Sharma, in the company of his two brothers, Anurag and Kanchan.
“We found out about his death 40 minutes ago from the physicians. I was with his brothers, Anurag and Kanchan, at the hospital. His corpse has yet to be found at the hospital.
Mr Sharma told PTI, “It will be transported to his house, New Dindoshi, MHADA community, in the morning, and the funeral would take place later in the day.”
Shyam has appeared in films such as “Satya”, “Dil Se”, “Lagaan”, “Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi” and “Mann Kee Awaaz Pratigya” and has garnered critical praise for his performance as Thakur Sajjan Singh on “Mann Kee Awaaz Pratigya,” which aired on Star Plus in 2009.
He’d just started filming season two of his programme “Mann Ki Awaaz: Pratigya.”
Shyam was having dialysis and was transferred to the Goregaon hospital after collapsing during his dialysis, according to Anurag.
The actor’s family had also sought assistance from his entertainment industry acquaintances for his treatment.