Actor Sadashiv Amrapurkar

Mumbai: Actor Sadashiv Amrapurkar, who was being treated for lung infection at Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital (KDAH) here, passed away today morning.
The 64-year-old actor was hospitalised about two weeks ago for lung infection and is kept in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU).

In his long career, he has won two Filmfare awards – in 1984, he won the award for the best supporting actor for ‘Ardh Satya’ and in 1991, the best villain trophy for his portrayal of a ruthless eunuch in ‘Sadak’.

The actor was also known for his performance in ‘Mr. India’, ‘Aankhen’, ‘Ishq’, ‘Coolie No. 1’ and ‘Gupt: The Hidden Truth’ among others.