Actor Surekha Sikri passes away

Veteran actor Surekha Sikri passed away on Friday following a cardiac arrest.  She was 75. 

According to the sources, the actor was ill for some time and had suffered a brain stroke in 2020.

The three-time national award winner was known for films such as Badhaai Ho, Tamas , Mammo ,  Zubeidaa  and TV shows like Balika Vadhu. She made her debut with 1978 political drama film Kissa Kursi Ka.

Sikri was last seen in Netflix’s ‘Ghost Stories’.