Take the pledge to vote

For a better tommorow#AajSawaroApnaKal
  • I agree to receive emails from News18

  • I promise to vote in this year's elections no matter what the odds are.
  • Please check above checkbox.

    SUBMIT

Thank you for
taking the pledge

But the job is not done yet!
Vote for the deserving candidate this year.

Check your mail to know more

Disclaimer:

Issued in public interest by HDFC Life. HDFC Life Insurance Company Limited (Formerly HDFC Standard Life Insurance Company Limited) (“HDFC Life”). CIN: L65110MH2000PLC128245, IRDAI Reg. No. 101 . The name/letters "HDFC" in the name/logo of the company belongs to Housing Development Finance Corporation Limited ("HDFC Limited") and is used by HDFC Life under an agreement entered into with HDFC Limited. ARN EU/04/19/13618
SPONSORED BY
LIVE TV DownloadNews18 App
News18 English
Powered by cricketnext logo
»
1-min read

Paan Singh Tomar Actor Sitaram Panchal Passes Away at 54

Sitaram was also seen in popular films including Bandit Queen, Slumdog Millionnaire, Peepli Live and The Legend of Bhagat Singh.

News18.com

Updated:August 10, 2017, 10:58 AM IST
facebookTwittergoogleskypewhatsapp
Paan Singh Tomar Actor Sitaram Panchal Passes Away at 54
Image: Sitaram Panchal's Facebook Account
Loading...
Bollywood actor Sitaram Panchal, who is popular for his work in Akshay Kumar’s Jolly LLB 2 and Irrfan Khan-starrer Paan Singh Tomar breathed his last on Thursday morning after battling kidney and lung cancer for over year. He was 54.

The new of his demise was confirmed to indianexpress.com. “Sitaram Panchal passed away this morning. He had breathing difficulties. He was not keeping well for a long time,” a relative was quoted as saying.

According to a Hindustan Times report, the actor asked for help in a Facebook post that shared last month. While mentioning his health condition, he wrote, "Bhaio, meri help karo meri cancer se halat kharab hoti ja rahi hai, apka kalakar bhai Sitaram Panchal."

While speaking to HT earlier, Panchal's wife had said that he was diagnosed with cancer in 2014, following which he started taking ayurvedic treatment.

"Initially, he used to work and we could make ends meet. But now, he does not even have the strength to stand up. He has lost a lot of weight. Ever since the cancer was detected in January 2014, he has taken Ayurvedic treatment. It was only recently that he started a new homeopathic medicine, following which, his condition worsened and we discontinued the medicines," Mr Panchal's wife was quoted as saying by HT.

Sitaram was also seen in Bandit Queen, Slumdog Millionnaire, Peepli Live and The Legend of Bhagat Singh.
| Edited by: Divya Pal
Read full article
Loading...
Next Story
Next Story

Also Watch

facebookTwittergoogleskypewhatsapp
 
T&C Apply. ARN EU/04/19/13626
 

Live TV

Loading...
Countdown To Elections Results
  • 01 d
  • 12 h
  • 38 m
  • 09 s
To Assembly Elections 2018 Results