TV and film actor Narendra Jha who was seen in Shahid Kapoor’s Haider and Shah Rukh Khan’s Raees, passed away this morning after suffering a massive heart attack. As per reports on an online portal the actor was at his farmhouse in Wada when he passed away. Narendra has been a celebrated name on the small screen and was known for his role in the show Hawan.
As per the report, a source told the portal that, “Narendra Jha passed away at his farmhouse in Wada this morning at about 5 AM. He suffered a massive heart attack. This was the third attack that he has had over the years.” Narendra was spending some personal time with family and friends at his farmhouse when the tragedy happened. The report also adds that his last rites will be performed at Wada.Narendra’s driver Lakshman Singh confirmed the news to the portal and several actors also tweeted about the same.
Narendra was married to former CBFC CEO Pankaja Thakur, they got married in 2015. He had proposed her a marriage in 2009. But before that enjoying his single days, he had told in an interview to TOI, that “Main kunwara hi theek hoon. Of course, if I am not married that doesn’t mean I am a brahmachaari. I have had many girlfriends but I am not just that marriage kind of a guy. Can you believe it that even at this age my dad calls me up and asks me about my marriage plans. Ab unko kaun samjhaye . What’s the need to go into a relationship?”
Narendra was seen on shows like Ek Ghar Banaunga, Choona Hai Aasman, etc and was also a part of films like Hamari Adhuri Kahaani, Haider, Mohen Jo Daro, et al.