Rani Mukherjees’s father, Ram Mukherjee passed away last night in an incident. He was rushed to the Breach Candy hospital due to high blood pressure, and was declared dead at 5 am by the doctors. He had been experiencing some health issues, but the sudden decline in his condition was abrupt and couldn’t have been foreseeable by the family members, who were left shocked by the sudden demise of the legendary director. Ram’s wife, Krishna Mukherjee, who has been devastated by the loss, told Indian Express that it all took them by surprise and nobody could’ve predicted the consequences.
Ram Mukherjee is a very famous director, responsible for the foundational movies of cinema, like, Hum Hindustani, which starred Sunil Dutt, Helen, Asha Parekh and Prem Chopra. The movie is one of the best known of the Bollywood. He had also worked with actor Dilip Kumar in the movie, Leader, which was released in 1964 and won a film fare award for Dilip Kumar.
Ram was a national treasure, and the father of one of the best actress’ of bollywood, and his absence will most definitely be felt to everyone, and hopefully people would be able to discover his movies and see what a great craftsman he was.