Surekha Sikri passed away: Veteran actress Surekha Sikri passed away on Tuesday, 16 July due to cardiac arrest. Badhai Ho and Balika Vadhu fame actress was suffering from age-related illness for a long time and passed away at the age of 75. His manager has confirmed the news. Earlier she also suffered from a brain stroke in 2020 and was unwell foShe had been unwell for several months.
Surekha Sikri breathed her last in Mumbai on Friday morning. Her manager informed about her demise to Indian Express and said “Three-time national award-winning actress, Surekha Sikri has passed away following a cardiac arrest earlier this morning at the age of 75. She had been suffering from complications arising from a second brain stroke. She was surrounded by family and her caregivers. The family asks for privacy at this time. Om Sai Ram.”
Let us tell you that the actress Surekha Sikri has received the National Award thrice. She was given the National Award for Best Supporting Actress for the films Tamas 1988, Mammo (1995) and Badhaai Ho (2018).
Surekha Sikri has played memorable roles in many movies and serials like Badhaai Ho and Balika Vadhu. Surekha Sikri was last seen in the film Ghost Stories released on Netflix.
What a great loss.
I first saw her in Banegi Baat on Zee in the 90s, unaware of her splendid theatre work.
Thank you for your work, Surekha Sikri. You will always be remembered. https://t.co/0GF4EZOiHO
— Neha Dixit (@nehadixit123) July 16, 2021