Mumbai: Actor Sujata Kumar, best known for her role in English Vinglish, passed away on Sunday night fighting cancer.
According to sources, she was suffering from fourth stage metastatic cancer and was admitted to Lilavati Hospital.
Actor Suchitra Krishnamoorthi, Sujata’s younger sister, also took to Twitter to share the news of the death.
“Our beloved Sujata Kumar has passed away and moved on to a better place leaving us with an umimaginable void. She left us an hour ago at 11.26 pm on the 19th of august 2018... Life can never be the same again...” Suchitra tweeted.
Sujata, has also worked in films such as Gori Tere Pyar Mein and Raanjhanaa, among other many TV shows and commercials.
The last rites are expected to take place at the Juhu crematorium in Vile Parle today.