Jagdeep passes away: The year 2020 is brimming with bad news as another one comes our way, Bollywood actor and comedian is known for his charming personality and his comedian nature Syed Ishtiaq Ahmed Jafri also known as Jagdeep passes away at the age of 81 in Mumbai.
The actor had won hearts of millions with his acting skills and had appeared in more than 400 films. Among many of films, some of the best ones were- Sholay, where he played the role of Soorma Bhopali back in 1975, he also played the role of Salman Khan’s dad in Andaz Apna Apna in 1994, Machchar in Purana Mandir in 1984, and many more such movies for which he won hearts and accolades.
An official statement by the family is still yet to be made, but the reason behind the legendary actor’s death is due to old age-related problems.
Legendary actor Jagdeep dies at 81.
He is the 5th bollywood icon to have died in under 3 months after Rishi Kapoor, Irrfan Khan, Sushant Singh Rajput & Saroj Khan.
Soorma Bhopali would live foreover!
— Saahil Murli Menghani (@saahilmenghani) July 8, 2020
Good Lord. May God rest his soul in peace. https://t.co/AfBC4WhzwN
— Anubhav Sinha (@anubhavsinha) July 8, 2020
Syed Ishtiaq Ahmed Jafri also known as Jagdeep passes away at 81 and will be laid to rest tomorrow in the morning at the Shia Kabristan in Mumbai. The actor is survived by his two sons Bollywood actor Javed Jaaferi, director cum producer Naved Jafri and daughter Muskaan Jafri from his second marriage.
फिल्म ‘अफ़साना’ में बाल कलाकार के रूप में अपने फ़िल्मी कैरियर की शुरुआत कर ‘शोले’, ‘अन्दाज अपना अपना’ समेत 400 से अधिक फ़िल्मों में हमारा दिल जीतने वाले सय्यद इश्तियाक अहमद जाफरी उर्फ जगदीप जी आज हमारे बीच नहीं रहे। बस एक बात कहना चाहूँगा ‘आपका नाम सूरमा भोपाली एसे ही नहीं था’। pic.twitter.com/B1Nux7r9jY
— Shivraj Singh Chouhan (@ChouhanShivraj) July 8, 2020
Shocked by the death of the legendary actor Jagdeep, fans and followers have taken to their twitter accounts to grieve and share about the Bollywood actor Jagdeep passes away. Among many Bollywood stars, Anubhav Sinha shared a post of a fellow star saying Legendary Actor Jagdeep passes away at 81.
Sholay actor and comedian Jagdeep passes away at 81
The past few months have been tough for all, and Actor Jagdeep is the fifth Bollywood icon who has died in three months after Rishi Kapoor, Irrfan Khan, Sushant Singh Rajput, and Saroj Khan.