Surekha Sikri passes away at 75 after suffering a cardiac arrest

75 Surekha Sikri has been dealing with health issues since a long time and breathed her last amidst family and caretakers

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Indian TV actress Surekha Sikri, who was known for her role in the series Balika Vadhu, passed away in Mumbai on July 16, 2021. The 75 year old actress suffered a cardiac arrest. Reports say that she was admitted to the hospital for atrial fibrillation along with cerebrovascular accident and ischemic heart disease.

Friends, family and fans are in shocked after the news of her death broke. It was in September 2020 when the actress was admitted to the hospital after she suffered a brain stroke. She also suffered a brain stroke in 2018 when she was shooting for a TV show in Mahabaleshwar. Surekha had suffered an injury on her head due to a fall that led to a brain stroke and paralysis in 2018. But the actress was quick to recover post treatment and therapy.

A statement from her spokesperson informed that she has been suffering from complications from a second brain stroke. Surekha Sikri has been a popular name in the theatre, film and TV Industry. She has been a part of a number of TV Series and one of her popular roles was of Daadi in the series Balika Vadhu.

She also entertained the audience with her role as a grandmother in the film Badhai Ho which starred Neena Gupta and Gajraj Rao.

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