Surekha Sikri Passes Away: Sidharth Shukla mourns the demise of his Balika Vadhu co-star: RIP Dadisa

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Surekha Sikri, one of the most talented actresses of Hindi cinema, breathed her last on Friday morning. The Badhaai Ho actress died due to cardiac arrest. She was 75. The news of Surekha’s death left the entire nation mourning. Everyone right from the politicians to television and Bollywood celebs expressed their sorrow over the death of the National award-winning actress.

Though Surekha has done some commendable work across all the mediums-films, TV and theatre, she is popularly known for her TV show Balika Vadhu and the massive hit film Badhaai Ho. Sidharth Shukla who worked with Surekha in Balika Vadhu also expressed his sorrow over her death.

Mourning the demise of his Balika Vadhu costar, Sidharth Shukla wrote, “RIP Dadisa…..May God bless your soul#SurekhaSikri(sic).”

Anup Soni, who played Surekha’s son in Balika Vadhu, also paid a heartfelt tribute. Sharing pictures with the late actress, Anup wrote, “मासा चली गईं, अब बस यादें हैं, Rest in peace Surekha Ji, Thank You for all the teachings, guidance and love. It was an honour to share screen with you for 6 long years..”

Smita Bansal, who played Surekha’s daughter-in-law in Balika Vadhu, posted a picture of the late actress and simply wrote, “Maasa❤️”

Avika Gor, who played the titular role of Balika Vadhu penned an emotional tribute for Sikri. “I have some amazing memories with Surekha ji. Apart from being an incredible actress she was a beautiful human. It was always difficult to match her energy levels during the scenes but she made sure I was comfortable every time I was around her & that taught me to be grounded. I have always wanted to be like her.. hardworking.. grounded.. kind❤️She has truly left us a legacy to follow.Dadisaa… I will always love you, my guardian angel. RIP💔” Gor wrote in her post. 

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