Bollywood producer Anil Suri passed away at the age of 77 due to coronavirus on Thursday. He had backed films like Raaj Kumar-Rekha starrer Karmayogi and Raaj Tilak. Anil’s Rajiv brother confirmed the news.
Rajiv told PTI, “He was rushed to the top hospitals, Lilavati and Hinduja, but both denied him a bed. He was then taken to Advanced Multispeciality Hospital on Wednesday night. He had COVID-19. On Thursday evening, they said something is amiss and he was put on a ventilator. He died around 7:00 pm.”
The last rites of Anil were held on Friday morning at Oshiwara cremation ground with four close family members.
Besides Rajiv, Anil Suri is survived by two children and wife.
Box Office India offers condolences to the bereaved family