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Mandira Bedi and Raj Kaushal
Actress Mandira Bedi'a filmmaker husband Raj Kaushal (49) passed away on Wednesday morning at the couple's Mumbai home after suffering a cardiac arrest. While the family is yet to release a statement, Kaushal's friends from the industry mourned his demise.
Filmmaker Onir wrote on Twitter: "Gone too soon. We lost Film maker and Producer @rajkaushal1 this morning. Very Sad. He was one of the producers of my first film #MyBrotherNikhil. One of those few who believed in our vision and supported us. Prayers for his soul."
Filmmaker Ashoke Pandit wrote: "Shocked to hear about the sad demise of our colleague #RajKaushal an ace filmmaker due to massive heart attack this morning. Our heartfelt condolences to his wife @mandybedi for this huge tragedy. We stand by you & your entire family in this hour of crisis. ॐ शान्ति !"
Raj had directed films like 'Pyaar Mein Kabhi Kabhi' and 'Shaadi Ka Laddoo.' He is survived by wife Mandira, son Veer and daughter Tara.