PM Modi Mourns Actors Arvind Trivedi And Ghanashyam Nayak


File photo of PM Modi with Arvind Trivedi. (courtesy Narendra Modi)


  • Ramayana actor Arvind Trivedi’s 82. died in
  • Ghanshyam Nayak passed away on Sunday
  • PM Modi tweeted, “We have lost two talented actors in the last few days.”

New Delhi:

Prime Minister Narendra Modi joined the nation today in mourning the actor. Arvind Trivedi, best known for starring as Ravana Ramayana. He also served as a Member of Parliament from 1991 to 1996. The actor died of a heart attack on Tuesday night. He was 82 years old. PM Modi posted an old picture with the late actor on Twitter and he wrote in his post: “We have lost Shri Arvind Trivedi, who was not only an exceptional actor but also passionate about public service. For generations, he will be remembered for his work Ramayana TV serial.” PM Modi also wrote a praise for this in a separate tweet. Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah Actor Ghanshyam Nayak, who passed away earlier this week, said, “Condolences to the families and fans of both the actors. Om Shanti.”

Read PM Modi’s tweet here:

Ghanshyam Nayak, who died on Sunday evening, was diagnosed with cancer earlier this year – the veteran actor passed away after a long battle with the disease. Paying tribute to the actor, PM Modi wrote: “In the last few days, we have lost two talented actors who have won hearts with their work. Shri Ghanshyam Nayak will be remembered for his versatile roles, especially From in the popular show.’Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah.’ He was also extremely kind and humble.”

Other than RamayanaArvind Trivedi also starred in the popular TV show Vikram and Betaal. In a career spanning three decades, he also acted in Gujarati films, including Desh Re Joya Dada Pardesh Joya.

Ghanshyam Nayak was best known for playing the role of Nattu Kaka in the TV series Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah. He acted in more than hundreds of films in both Bollywood and Gujarati film industry. Ghanshyam Nayak has also been a part of more than 300 television shows.

(with inputs from PTI)