Sadness as Bollywood’s Deven Verma passes away

Award winner Veteran Indian film and television actor Deven Verma has died, aged 77, in the western city of Pune.

The actor, who became popular playing comic roles, suffered a severe cardiac arrest and kidney failure on Tuesday morning, his family said

Verma acted in nearly 80 Bollywood films, including Golmaal, Chori Mera Kaam and Angoor.

His fans and colleagues from Bollywood have been taking to social media sites to mourn the actor’s death.