Veteran actress Vidya Sinha passes away at 71
Mumbai, Aug 15 (IANS) Veteran Bollywood actress Vidya Sinha, famed for her role in the Basu Chatterjee film "Rajnigandha" (1974), passed away after a brief lung-cum-heart ailment here on Thursday, family sources said.
She was 71 and breathed her last at a private hospital in Juhu where she was rushed last Sunday after severe breathing problems.
Since her condition was critical she had been put on a ventilator but failed to recover and expired around 1 pm.
Currently, she was playing a prominent role in the television serial 'Kulfi Kumar Bajewala' on a private channel.
In between, Sinha had been missing from the serial on account of her illness but bounced back a few weeks ago till her demise today.