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Actor Rituraj Singh dies at 59

Actor Rituraj Singh

By: Mohnish Singh

Noted actor Rituraj Singh, who appeared on Hindi television shows such as Anupamaa as well as several films, including Badrinath Ki Dulhania, passed away at his home in Mumbai early Tuesday following a cardiac arrest, a close friend said. He was 59.

“He had been hospitalised due to some stomach issues and was discharged a few days ago. He passed away around 12.30 am at his home due to a cardiac arrest,” Amit Behl told PTI.

Singh is survived by his wife and two children.

Singh was a familiar face in TV serials, films as well as streaming shows.

His television roles include Banegi Apni Baat, Hitler Didi, Shapath, Adaalat, and Diya Aur Baati Hum.

Besides, he appeared in supporting roles in Hindi films and streaming shows such as Bandish Bandits, Made in Heaven, and Indian Police Force.

Behl said he learned of the death from actor Pallavi Joshi.

Details of the funeral are not known yet.

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