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Actor Navin Nischol passes away

Actor Navin Nischol, who is best known for his television serial Dekh Bhai Dekh, passed away today in Mumbai. The veteran actor was last seen on silver screen in Break Ke Baad (2010).

entertainment Updated: Mar 19, 2011 16:57 IST

Actor Navin Nischol, who is best known for his television serial Dekh Bhai Dekh, passed away today in Mumbai.

Nischol made his Bollywood debut with Saawan Bhadon in the early 70’s, passed away today.

Nischol was the first gold medallist from the FTII and starred in numerous hits like Buddha Mil Gaya (1971), Victoria No. 203 (1972) and Dhund (1973) in the 1970s.

Nischol had a colourful personal life and had a string of affairs. Nischol’s wife Geetanjali hanged herself at her residence on April 24, 2006. Nischol and his brother Pravin were held responsible for her suicide.

The veteran actor was last seen on silver screen in Khosla Ka Ghosla (2006) and Break Ke Baad (2010).