- Veteran Marathi actor Ramesh Bhatkar passes away on Monday, February 04 in Mumbai.
- He breathed his last in Mumbai’s Elizabeth Hospital. Ramesh Bhatkar was 70-years-old when he passed away
- The actor was suffering from cancer and was admitted to the hospital for over a week.
Ramesh Bhatkar had acted in more than 90 Marathi movies, and he was last seen in Anupam Kher starrer ‘The Accidental Prime Minister.’ Ramesh Bhatkar started his career in 1977. His role as a police inspector in popular Marathi serial ‘Hello Inspector’ has been still remembered by many.
Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis paid tribute to the late actor on Twitter.
श्री रमेश भाटकर यांच्या निधनाने मराठी चित्रपट आणि रंगभूमीने एक कसदार अभिनेता गमावला आहे.
त्यांना माझी भावपूर्ण श्रद्धांजली…
त्यांच्या कुटुंबीयांच्या, चाहत्यांच्या दु:खात मी सहभागी आहे.
— Devendra Fadnavis (@Dev_Fadnavis) February 4, 2019
While paying condolences to the late actor’s family on Twitter, MP Supriya Sule wrote, “Veteran Marathi actor Ramesh Bhatkar is no more. He was a great actor.”