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Sukhbir mourns death of Punjabi writer, director Gurcharan Virk

Punjab deputy chief minister Sukhbir Singh Badal has mourned the death of Gurcharan Virk, actor, director, writer and lyricist. Virk died of heart attack on Tuesday.

punjab Updated: Oct 12, 2016 10:33 IST
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Hindustan Times
Gurcharan Virk,Sukhbir Singh Badal,TV serials
Gurcharan Virk(Photo: Facebook)

Punjab deputy chief minister Sukhbir Singh Badal has mourned the death of Gurcharan Virk, actor, director, writer and lyricist. Virk died of heart attack on Tuesday.

Sukhbir said Virk was a multi-dimensional personality who always stuck to the moral values in his creations and promoted Punjabi and healthy entertainment content to the audiences.

It is pertinent to mention here that almost all famous Punjabi singers have given their voice to songs written by Virk.

He had worked in 15 Punjabi films, two Hindi films and dozen TV serials as an actor, director and producer, a government spokesperson said.

First Published: Oct 12, 2016 10:32 IST