TV actor Kavi Kumar Azaad who plays the role of Dr. Hansraj Hathi in Taarak Mehta Ka Oolta Chashma passed away in the morning today (July 9).
A source close to the actor said in a report that the actor suffered a massive heart stroke around 11-12 pm
Actor Kavi was supposed to meet the entire cast of the hit TV show Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashma along with the producers but he could not on account of his poor health.
"He was an amazing actor and a very positive person. He truly loved the show and always came for the shoot even if he was not feeling well. He called today morning that he is not well and will not be able to come for shoot. And later we got the news that he passed away. We are all too numb to say anything" said Asit Kumar Modi, show's producer.
On the work related note, Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashma will complete a decade of its running, this July.