Famous Television and Bollywood actor Mandira Bedi’s husband Raj Kaushal passes away due to cardiac arrest today (June 30th).
Raj Kaushal started his career as an actor and has also directed and produced several films in Bollywood.
Filmmaker Onir who worked with Raj has confirmed his death as he took to his Twitter to share, “Gone too soon. We lost Film maker and Producer @rajkaushal1 this morning. Very Sad. He was one of the producers of my first film #MyBrotherNikhil. One of those few who believed in our vision and supported us. Prayers for his soul.”
Mandira Bedi and Raj Kaushal got married in 1999. The couple has two children, Tara and Vir.
Raj Kaushal has also produced several films like 'My Brother Nikhil, Shaadi Ka Laddoo and Pyaar Mein kabhi Kabhi'. Kaushal's last directorial venture was the 2006 thriller, "Anthony Kaun Hai? starring Arshad Warsi and Sanjay Dutt.
As soon as the news broke out of Raj’s demise several Bollywood celebrities showed their condolences for the actor.
Actor Rohit Roy wrote, “One of the nicest guys you could ever have met… and if u were lucky, u could have called him your friend… And just like that, he’s gone, even without saying good bye too numb with grief and shock to react… This is not fair, just not fair… Raj, my friend, my brother… keep spreading the cheer where ever your next abode is…”
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Actor Tisca Chopra tweeted, “Cannot believe #RajKaushal isn’t with us any more .. just so shocking. My hear goes out to @mandybedi and her two lovely kids #RIP our happy smiling Raj.. your gentle soul will be missed.”
Gone too soon. We lost Film maker and Producer @rajkaushal1 this morning. Very Sad. He was one of the producers of my first film #MyBrotherNikhil. One of those few who believed in our vision and supported us. Prayers for his soul. pic.twitter.com/zAitFfYrS7— অনির Onir اونیر ओनिर he/him (@IamOnir) June 30, 2021