Veteran Bollywood actress Shammi passes away

MUMBAI, March 06 (INP) – Veteran Bollywood and television actress Shammi has passed away today (Tuesday).

As confirmed by famous fashion designer Sandeep Khosla, the star, who was popular for her comic roles, is no more.

Afterwards, megastar Amitabh Bachchan also shared the solemn news with a caption, “Shammi Aunty… prolific actress, years of contribution to the Industry, dear family friend… passes away ..!! A long suffered illness, age… Sad… slowly, slowly they all go away…”

Shammi had performed in more than 200 films that also included ‘Coolie No 1’, ‘Hum’, ‘Gopi Kishan’ and ‘Hum Saath-Saath Hain’. She had also starred in a number of shows on Doordarshan.