Nattu kaka of Tarak Mehta ka ooltah chashma passed away 3rd October 2021
Veteran actor Ghanashyam Nayak, well known personality who gets name and fame from Tarak Mehta ka ulta chasma as nattu kaka . Best known for his work as Nattu Kaka on the popular sitcom “Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah”, passed away on Sunday after a long battle with cancer. Producer Asit Kumarr Modi gave the information about nattu kaka long time cancer battle. He said the actor, who was in his late 70s, was diagnosed with cancer earlier this year.
Asit Kumar Modi, who is the creator of “Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah”, said the actor’s health deteriorated in the past few days.
“He passed away today evening. He wasn’t keeping well for a long time. He was suffering from Cancer. He always wanted to keep shooting. Even though he was unwell, he was very hard working and work would always make him happy. I would look for opportunities to get him on the show. But it had become difficult for him to shoot. For the last two days he was extremely unwell,” Modi told PTI.
Ghanshyam Nayak’s contribution to hindi and gujrati films
Ghanshyam Nayak appeared in nearly 100 Hindi and Gujarati films, apart from featuring on more than 300 TV serials. The veteran actor was also known for his work in the Gujarati theatre.
Earlier this year, during his chemotherapy, Ghanshyam Nayak had shot for a special episode of “Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah”.
He is survived by his wife and three children.