Veteran actress Ashalata Wabgaonkar handed away on Tuesday morning after a four-day battle with Covid-19 at a non-public hospital in Satara. She was 79. Popularly generally known as Ashalata, the Goa-born actress had reportedly contracted the an infection throughout the capturing of a Marathi TV present. According to reviews, 20 different crew members of the present have additionally examined optimistic for coronavirus. Ashalata is survived by a son and her final rites can be carried out in Satara.
Ashalata had acted in over 100 Hindi and Marathi movies. She starred as Amitabh Bachchan’s step-mother in Zanjeer, and appeared in movies like Woh Saat Din, Namak Halaal and Yaadon Ki Kasam. Actress Renuka Shahane mourned the demise of Ashalata and tweeted in Marathi, which interprets to, “Today has been a frustrating day. Covid took a very beautiful life. Ashalata Tai merged into infinity. Extremely kind, loving, sensitive, great artiste. Peace be upon the soul of Ashalata Tai, who has always blessed me by saying “Baby”. A heartfelt tribute.”