Famous comedian and veteran actor, Jagdeep, passed away at the age of 81 due to health-related issues. He was best known for his role of Soorma Bhopali that he played in the 1975 film Sholay. His famous dialogue from the film, “Mera Naam Soorma Bhopali aise hi nahi”, was very popular amongst his fans. So much was the craze around the character that he even went on to direct a movie of the same name, depicting his character in the lead role.
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As an actor whose career spanned almost over 6 decades, Jagdeep breathed his last on 8th July, at his Bandra residence.