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Zohra Sahegal no more


Zohra Sahegal

Veteran actor Zohra Sehgal passed away in New Delhi on Thursday.

Sehgal, 102, had started her career as dancer with Uday Shankar in 1935. She has appeared in many Bollywood films as a character actor as well as in English language films and television series.

Sehgal, who was also known as the grand old lady of Bollywood, last appeared in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Saawariya in 2007.