Bollywood artiste Madhav Moghe passes away

13 July, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Bollywood artiste Madhav Moghe passes away

Bollywood actor and mimicry artist Madhav Moghe, best known for featuring in films like Salman Khan-Govinda starrer 'Partner' and Meenakshi Seshadri's 'Damini', passed away on Sunday after battling lung cancer,reports Mid-day.

He was 68. The actor, who was not keeping well since past one month, was admitted to Bombay Hospital last week where he was diagnosed with lung cancer, his daughter Prachi Moghe said Moghe was brought back home on Saturday.

"He passed away today early morning at his residence. He wasn't keeping well for the last one month. His health kept deteriorating so he was admitted to Bombay hospital. Last week, he was diagnosed with last stage lung cancer," Prachi said.

Moghe was known for his mimicry, especially that of late star Sanjeev Kapoor. His spoof of Kapoor's iconic character Thakur from 'Sholay' was widely popular.