Yesteryear actress Nimmi breathed her final on Wednesday night in Mumbai. She was 88 a long time old.
The actress, who appeared in films via nineteen fifties and 60s, was born Nawab Banoo. (Image: Aajtak)
Veteran actress Nimmi passed absent at her Mumbai dwelling on Wednesday evening. She was 88 many years aged and experienced been in and out of clinic for rather some time, her niece explained to a every day.
Nimmi’s previous rites will get area on Thursday afternoon.
The actress, who appeared in movies by way of fifties and 60s, was born Nawab Banoo. Raj Kapoor gave her her display identify: Nimmi.
Nimmi initially lit up the monitor in the movie Barsaat, in 1949. Her portrayal of an harmless mountain female struck a chord with the viewers and catapulted her to fame.
Around the up coming many years, Nimmi labored with Raj Kapoor, Dev Anand and Dilip Kumar. In 1952, Nimmi starred in Mehboob Khan’s major-funds movie Aan, together with Dilip Kumar, Prem Nath and Nadira.
Nimmi was married to author Ali Raza, who handed absent in 2007.
Nimmi was struggling from breathing problems and was admitted to a medical center close to her Juhu dwelling. She experienced also been dropping her memory.
Filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt took to Twitter to give his condolences. He wrote, “‘You could earn your hearts drive, but in the finish you are cheated of it by death.’ Goodbye Nimmiji.”
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