Bollwyood actor Narendra Jha, who featured in films like Raees, Kaabil, Haider and Mohenjo Daro, died of heart attack at the age of 55 on Wednesday, according to Indian media reports.
Quoting the actor’s driver, TV channels reported he was at his farmhouse in Maharashtra, when he complained of chest pain and was immediately rushed to the hospital.
“He had no health issues and last night (Tuesday) he was fine. He ate properly and spoke to us. Things were fine. Around 4 am today, he felt a chest pain so we took him to a nearby hospital, but everything was over by then,” the drive was quoted by NDTV as saying.
Narendra Jha played the role of the gangster Musa Bhai in Shah Rukh Khan’s Raees, Srinagar based doctor Hilaal Meer in Haider and a cop in Hrithik Roshan’s action thriller Kaabil. Bollywood actors took to Twitter to express grief and shock over the sudden demise of Narendra Jha.