The Veteran actress, Sudha Shivpuri, who played the lovable ‘Baa’ in one of India’s longest-running TV shows, ‘Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi’, passed away today morning, reports Times of India.
Sudha Shivpuri, who started her career at a very young age to support her ill mother, passed away peacefully in her sleep.
The 79-year old actress had been a part of the television industry for a decade and made a huge contribution to the television industry. She made her film debut in 1977 and did a few films before taking a break and shifting to the small screen.
Sudha Shivpuri married popular actor Om Shivpuri in his struggling days and they both opened a theater company, Dishantar, which went on to become one of Delhi’s pioneer theater groups of its era.