Famous TV actor Kavi Kumar Azad best known for the role of Dr Hans in the popular series of Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chahsma passes away on Monday afternoon. He was supposed to attend a meeting with the entire cast today but he was unwell and at around 11-12 pm, he suffered a cardiac arrest. The shocking news is confirmed by the producer Asit Kumar Modi.
Asit said, “We are very sad to inform loss of our senior actor Kavi Kumar Azaad. We lost him to a massive cardiac arrest today. He was amazing actor and a very positive person. He truly loved the show and always came for the shoot even if he was not feeling well”.
He added further, “He called today morning that he is not well and will not be able to come for shoot. And later we got the news that he passed away. We are all too numb to say anything”.
Dr Hans joined the show eight years ago and has made it to the Guinness Book of World Records for airing the highest number of episodes on television, both original and repeated show.
Besides small screens, Kavi Kumar has also worked on featured film like Aamir Khan’s Mela and Funtoosh.