Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah’s Nattu Kaka aka actor Ghanshyam Nayak handed away on Sunday following an extended battle with most cancers. Producer Asit Kumarr Modi shared the news on Twitter, posting the actor’s photograph and writing “Om Shanti” in Hindi.
Ghanshyam Nayak had greater than 100 Gujarati and Hindi movies to his credit score. He starred in over 350 tv exhibits. Apart from Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah, he was identified for his roles in exhibits like Khichdi and Sarabhai vs Sarabhai.
— Asit Kumarr Modi (@AsitKumarrModi) October 3, 2021
Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah creator Asit Kumarr Modi mourned the demise of Ghanshyam Nayak. In a press release, he mentioned, “Ghanashyam Nayak (Nattu kaka) and I’m going a great distance again and our households additionally had been associated. His passing away is a loss personally to me in addition to for the present. Via the years, he saved motivating and inspiring me and, he himself was very pleased with the function he was enjoying within the present. His absence shall be felt by everybody and is a giant loss for all the workforce. We pay homage to an incredible actor and an incredible human being and our ideas and prayers are along with his household throughout this painful time.”
Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah director Malav Rajda shared her fond recollections of Ghanshyam Nayak. She took to Instagram and wrote, “Ghanshyam bhai know you since i used to be a baby wen u use to do performs with my dad…cherished you then and cherished you now..and you’ll at all times be cherished by everybody who knew you…nonetheless have to come back throughout such a jovial, lovable and a selfless man such as you…thanks for at all times showering ur love and blessings on me…you may be actually missed so much…love you natu kaka..”
The 77-year-old was getting handled for most cancers, nevertheless, his sickness didn’t deter him from working. The actor had shared that his final want was to die with make-up on.
Final 12 months in September, the senior actor had developed a lump on his neck, for which he underwent profitable surgical procedure. Earlier this 12 months, throughout a scan, Ghanshyam Nayak was identified with some spots on his neck. Put up which, he underwent chemotherapy. The actor’s son Vikas additionally instructed Spotboye that his father was doing nicely and wanted to only go to the hospital for a session as soon as a month.
“In April, we did a positron emission tomography scanning of his neck, by which some spots had been discovered once more. He didn’t have any discomfort or ache in any method however we didn’t need to take any danger and began his chemotherapy periods once more. He’s utterly advantageous. We take him to the hospital for the session simply as soon as a month. We’ll get a PET scan finished once more subsequent month and I hope these spots are gone,” his son instructed Spotboye.