English Vinglish actress Sujata Kumar passes away due to cancer


Radhika Dhawad | Aug 20, 2018 10:55

Bollywood actress Sujata Kumar, best known for her role as late Sridevi’s sister in the film English Vinglish, breathed her last yesterday.
Sujata Kumar

Bollywood actress Sujata Kumar, best known for her role as late Sridevi’s sister in the film English Vinglish, breathed her last yesterday (August 19, 2018) at 11.26 pm. Kumar, passed away after a long battle with fourth stage cancer that had metastasised.

Kumar’s sister and actress Suchitra Krishnamoorthi confirmed the news on her Twitter account. She wrote, “Our beloved Sujata Kumar has passed away and moved on to a better place leaving us with an unimaginable void. She left us an hour ago at 11.26 pm on the 19th of August 2018…Life can never be the same again…”

 Few days back, Suchitra had had tweeted, “It feels like somebody’s plunged a hard cold knife into my heart & ripped the ground from under my feet as i sit outside ICU & pray for my big sis my mother my best friend my darling Sujata Kumar as she battles for her life inside Pls join me & my family in r prayers for her.”

 

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