Actress died of cardiac arrest in Mumbai’s Kokilaben Ambani Hospital. According to news in Bollywoodlife.com, Reema’s manager confirmed the news saying that the actress passed away at 3 am in the hospital.
On TV, she is known for her shows like, ‘Tu Tu Main Main’ and ‘Shriman Shrimati’. She also won the Best Actress in a Comic Role Award for ‘Tu Tu Main Main’.
Complete TV fraternity is shocked by the actress’ sudden demise.
Taking to social media, top TV actress Divyanka Tripathi wrote:
#RIP Reema Lagoo ji. Big loss to the industry!????????
— Divyanka T Dahiya (@Divyanka_T) May 18, 2017
Barkha Bisht Sengupta, who worked with her on 'Naamkarann', wrote this while talking top Spotboye.com,
TV actress Sayantani Ghosh was in a state of shock when she came to know about this news.
(Image Courtesy - Spotboye)
The litte avni aka Arsheen Namdaar told Spotboye, "I am shocked. Mom woke me up with this news. She called me the day I received the award in star Parivaar last week. Congratulating. Also last month she came to my place on 30th we partied. No one can replace her . She used to call me pillu and I will really miss that. Since morning me and mumma are crying. No one can replace her in my life . I love her so much."
Rip reemaji ???????? #ReemaLagoo ????????
— Ragini Khanna (@iraginikhanna) May 18, 2017
RIP reema lagoo ji...u will be missed...
— Maniesh Paul (@ManishPaul03) May 18, 2017
Reema Lagoo..Artist, mother..a beautiful soul.Unforgettable fond memory of my https://t.co/fGAcsrqRpm n respect.
— Manasi Salvi (@manasisalvi) May 18, 2017
— Film History Pics (@FilmHistoryPic) May 18, 2017
RIP #ReemaLagoo jee. ???? https://t.co/X0BtBVIRPq
— Shruti Seth (@SethShruti) May 18, 2017
RIP Reema Lagoo ji ! An actress whom I have seen from my childhood with fantastic acting skills.
She'll always be remembered as Shrimatiji.
— Keith Sequeira (@keithsequeira) May 18, 2017
She was like my quintessential mother figure Thru and thru????????????big loss for the film industry #RIPReemaLagoo https://t.co/6cWQP5trFA
— Nivedita Basu (@niveditabasu) May 18, 2017
— sachin shroff (@iamsacchinshrof) May 18, 2017
We said goodbye to one another after making a promise to meet soon. That never happened . We think we have time.We don't!!Goodbye Reemaji.
— Mahesh Bhatt (@MaheshNBhatt) May 18, 2017