Three-time national award-winning veteran actress Surekha Sikri passes away following a cardiac arrest earlier this morning. She was 75 years old.
In a statement shared with the media, her agent said the actor had been suffering from complications arising from a second brain stroke.
“Three-time national award-winning actress, Surekha Sikri has passed away following a cardiac arrest earlier this morning at the age of 75. She had been suffering from complications arising from a second brain stroke,” the actor’s agent Vivek Sidhwani said.
Sikri had suffered a brain stroke in September last year and was discharged after a few days.
Sikri was last seen in an anthology last year directed by Zoya Akhtar. The three-time National Award-winning actor is best known for her performances in “Tamas”, “Mammo”. “Salim Langde Pe Mat Ro”, “Zubeidaa”, “Badhaai Ho” and daily soap “Balika Vadhu”.
She is survived by her son Rahul Sikri