Veteran actress Shashikala passes away
Mumbai: Veteran Bollywood actress Shashikala has passed away. She was 88. The actress died in her Mumbai residence on Sunday, although an official confirmation from her family is awaited.
Born in August 1932, Shashikala made a mark with her performance in supporting roles and negative roles in Bollywood films.
She has appeared in over 100 Bollywood films including “Nau Do Gyarah”, “Junglee”, “Ayee Milan Ki Bela”, “Ghar Ghar Ki Kahani”, Chhote Sarkar”, “Khubsoorat”, “Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham”, “Baadshah” and “Mujhse Shaadi Karogi” among others.
Shashikala was honoured with Padma Shri in 2007 for her contribution to Indian cinema.