Ghanshyam Nayak, the famous character of Nattu Kaka, who entertained us for years through Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah, passed away on October 2, 2021. We have exclusively learned that the seasoned actor was undergoing chemotherapy because he was battling cancer, and breathed his last this Saturday. Moreover, the whole cast and crew of his famous show are extremely saddened and shaken after hearing the unfortunate news. Even the entire entertainment industry and the fanbase of the show are shocked by the sudden demise of the veteran actor who passed away at 5:30 pm. He was 76 years old but had the attitude of a 25-year-old youngster.
According to the sources and our prediction, Mr. Nayak aka Nattu Kaka was extremely close to Dilip Joshi aka Jetha Lal. Because, in the show, he had his maximum scenes with Bagga (Tanmay Vekeria) and Dilip Joshi as they worked in Gada Electronics. While talking to Dilip, Ghanshyam conveyed about his health. Joshi added, “The actor had last spoken to us in the month of June where he was excited to be back on the sets, he said back then, “I am absolutely fine and healthy. There’s no such big issue. In fact, viewers will get to see me in an episode of Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah tomorrow. It is a very special episode and I hope they will like my work again.”
One more actor Tanmay Vekeria, who plays Baaga in the SAB TV show, said, “I got the news first as his son called me at 5:45 pm. His condition failed to improve after his hospitalization a few months back. He passed away today at 5:30 PM. He further said, “He was a gem and was closest to me. He tried his best to work again with us but his health did not permit it. I am very saddened that he is gone.”
According to Jennifer Mistry, who plays Roshan Kaur Sodhi, she added, “We just got to know about the news and it is extremely sad we have lost him.”