Sitaram Panchal: Peepli live and Paan Singh Tomar actor passes away

Sitaram Panchal: Peepli live and Paan Singh Tomar actor passes away
Written by Pallavi Parmar

Sitaram Panchal Bollywood famous actor worked in movies like Peepli live and Paan Singh Tomar passed away today in the morning. He suffering from Kidney and Lung Cancer since three years and after fighting a long battle he died. He is suffering from lung cancer and was not keeping well for a long time as he had breathing difficulties. Recently, Panchal had worked with Akshay Kumar in Jolly LLB 2 and Irrfan Khan in Paan Singh Tomar and also he had worked with other biggest Bollywood stars. He had given one of the blockbuster movie Peepli live movie. Sitaram Panchal was 54 years old.

As per the several media reports the actor was also facing some financial crisis. As last month he posted on the social media that seeking for the financial help for his treatment. He posted on his Facebook account where he is asking for monetary help in order to afford proper treatment for kidney and lung cancer. He wrote ““Brothers, please help me, I am suffering from cancer, your actor brother, Sitaram Panchal.” Panchal’s wife Uma said that he was bedridden for the past ten months. From 2014 he was taking Ayurvedic treatment for his cancer disease. Later this year he started with new homoeopathic medicines that, worsened his situation and then he discontinued to take those medicines.

Sitaram Panchal made his Bollywood debut in 1994 with the successfull movie ‘The Bandit Queen’. And he was best known for his work in the ‘Peepli live’ movie as well as The Legend of Bhagat Singh, Pan Singh Tomar, and Slumdog Millionaire. Yesterday actor celebrated his twenty-sixth wedding anniversary with his wife Uma Panchal and son Rishabh Panchal. He shared a picture on his Facebook account.


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Pallavi Parmar

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