Actor Navtej Hundal, who played the character of Home Minister in Uri: The Surgical Strike, passed away Monday evening, on April 8. The actor is survived by his wife and two daughters. Avantika Hundal, one of his daughters is popular for playing the character of Mihika on Star Plus’ show Yeh Hai Mohabbatein. The reason behind the death is yet unknown. The announcement was made by CINTAA last evening. The official handle of CINTAA posted condolence for Navtej Hundal on Twitter and also gave away the details about his cremation.

The note read, “CINTAA expresses it’s deepest condolence on the demise of Shri Navtej Hundal. May his soul Rest in Peace. The cremation is at Oshiwara Crematorium, Relief R, Prakash Nagar, Dnyaneshwar Nagar, Jogeshwari (W) at 11 am.” (sic)

Navtej Hundal has worked in movies like Khalnayak (1993) and Tere Mere Sapne (1996) among others. May his soul rest in peace!