Actor Navtej Hundal, who most recently appeared in Aditya Dhar’s Uri: The Surgical Strike, is dead. Also Read - Filmfare 2020 Full Winners' List: Gully Boy Sweeps All Major Awards; Rest Gets Distributed Among Uri, Article 15
Navtej, who played the home minister in Uri: The Surgical Strike, died on Monday, said actor Sushant Singh, General Secretary of the Cine And Television Artistes Association (CINTAA). Also Read - Yami Gautam Pays Gratitude to Indian Army as Uri: The Surgical Strike Clocks One Year
The official Twitter page of CINTAA read: “CINTAA expresses its deepest condolence on the demise of Navtej Hundal. May his soul rest in peace”. Also Read - 'Mission Mangal' And 'The Girl On The Train' Star Kirti Kulhari Does Not Believe Working With Khans is Only Milestone For Bollywood Actor
Dhar also expressed condolences.
Navtej is survived by two daughters and wife. One of his daughters, Avantika Hundal is a TV actress. She plays a pivotal role in the show Yeh Hai Mohabbatein.
He himself had appeared in movies like Khalnayak and Tere Mere Sapne, and used to take acting classes for students.