/Veteran actor Vidya Sinha passes away at 71

Veteran actor Vidya Sinha passes away at 71

Veteran actress Vidya Sinha passed away today after a lung and heart ailment. The actress, 71, was admitted on Sunday after she suffered a severe breathing problem. After being kept under observation and treatment, the news of the actor’s demise broke today. 


A sensation in the mid ‘70s, Vidya Sinha made her debut in 1974 but got her due success with Rajnigandha which was directed by her mentor Basu Chetterjee. A major box-office success, Sinha then featured in classics like Choti Si Baat and Pati Patni Our Woh. She did over thirty films in a span of twelve years. 

Vidya Sinha

The actress took a break and returned to the small screen for television shows like Qubool Hai and Itti Si Khushi. She also made an appearance in the 2011 Bodyguard alongside Raj Babbar. 

Vidya Sinha