Actor Arvind Trivedi, who played the role of Ravan in Hindu epic Ramayan, passes away, PM Modi mourns


New Delhi: Arvind Trivedi “Lankesh” (Ravan) of epic serial Ramayan , a Gujarati film star and ex parliamentarian passed away. He was 82 years old.

According to reports, he was not keeping well since past few months and last night suffered a heart attack. His nephew Kaustubh Trivedi confirmed his death.

Soon after his demise, condolences started pouring in.

PM Modi shared a moving tweet in the beloved memory of the actor. He wrote, “We have lost Shri Arvind Trivedi, who was not only an exceptional actor but also was passionate about public service. For generations of Indians, he will be remembered for his work in the Ramayan TV serial. Condolences to the families and admirers of both actors. Om Shanti.”