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Veteran Hindi and Marathi actor Vikram Gokhale passes away at the age of 77

New Delhi: On Saturday, A sad news is coming out for the cinema world, Vikram Gokhale, a well-known actor of Hindi and Marathi films, is no more with us. This veteran artist was running ill for a long time. For the last 15 days, he was undergoing treatment in a big hospital in Pune. At the age of 77, Vikram Gokhale left this world saying goodbye.

By Priyanka Verma 
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New Delhi: On Saturday, A sad news is coming out for the cinema world, Vikram Gokhale, a well-known actor of Hindi and Marathi films, is no more with us. This veteran artist was running ill for a long time. For the last 15 days, he was undergoing treatment in a big hospital in Pune. At the age of 77, Vikram Gokhale left this world saying goodbye.

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On Saturday morning, Shirish Yadkikar, PRO of Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital, said, “Mr Vikram Gokhale continues to be on ventilator and has slightly deteriorated further and is back on BP support and medication.”

On Friday, the hospital’s PRO said that the actor “is showing slow but steady improvement. He is opening his eyes, moving his limbs and likely to be off ventilator support in the next 48 hours.”

During his extensive career, Vikram Gokhale featured in Marathi as well as Hindi films, including Amitabh Bachchan’s Agneepath and Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam, starring Salman Khan and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. In the recent years, he starred in films like Mission Mangal, Hichki, Aiyaari, Bang Bang!, De Dana Dan and Bhool Bhulaiyaa, among others. Over a career spanning more than 40 years, he also starred in several TV shows.

Vikram Gokhale made his film debut in 1971 with Amitabh Bachchan’s Parwana. In 2010, he received the National Award for Best Actor for his work in the Marathi film Anumati. He also forayed into direction with the Marathi film Aaghaat.

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