Vikram Gokhale’s Daughter Rejects Actor’s Death Rumours

NEW DELHI : Veteran Actor Vikram Gokhale is still critical and on life support, he has not passed away yet. Keep praying for him,” confirms Vikram Gokhale’s daughter. News of Vikram Gokhale passing away is doing the rounds. However, when contacted, Vrushali said that he is still alive. “He slipped into coma yesterday afternoon and post that, he has not responded to touch. He is on ventilator. Doctors will decide tomorrow morning what to do, depending on whether he’s improving, sinking or still not responding.”
Mrs Gokhale revealed that Vikram Gokhale has been in Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital since November 5. “He improved a bit but slipped again. He has had a host of issues, like in heart and kidney. At the moment, he has had a multi-organ failure.” The lady further said that her husband is 77 and not 82 as being reported. “My daughter from  san Francisco has arrived. The other one has been right here in Pune, she lives in Mumbai.”
Vikram Gokhale, we hear, had shifted during lockdown from Mumbai to Pune. “He decided to stay there and rarely came to Mumbai in the past two years,” a friend of Vikram Gokhale told When called Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital, they refused to divulge any information.
Veteran film actor and thespian Vikram Gokhale is currently undergoing treatment and is “still critical,” news agency ANI tweeted on Thursday morning. The veteran actor’s daughter refuted the rumours about her father’s death that started doing the rounds on Wednesday evening. Giving an update on her father’s health, her daughter told ANI that the actor is currently “on life support” and is “still critical.” “Veteran Actor Vikram Gokhale is still critical and on life support, he has not passed away yet. Keep praying for him,” confirms Vikram Gokhale’s daughter,” news agency ANI tweeted this morning. Vikram Gokhale was admitted to the ICU of a hospital in Pune after his health deteriorated.
Vikram Gokhale, during his extensive career, featured in Marathi as well as Hindi films, including Amitabh Bachchan’s iconic Agneepath and Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam, co-starring Salman Khan, Ajay Devgn and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. In the recent years, he starred in films like Mission Mangal, Hichki, Aiyaari, Bang Bang!, De Dana Dan and Bhool Bhulaiyaa, among others. Over a career spanning more than 40 years, he also starred in several TV shows. Vikram Gokhale made his film debut in 1971 with Amitabh Bachchan’s film Parwana. In the year 2010, he received the National Award for Best Actor for his work in the Marathi film Anumati. He also forayed into direction with the Marathi film Aaghaat.
(With Media Reports).

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