Famend theatre persona and litterateur Urmil Kumar Thapliyal has handed away right here following a chronic sickness. He was 78.
The veteran thespian, who had been affected by intestinal most cancers, breathed his final late on Tuesday night, household sources mentioned.
He’s survived by his spouse, son and daughter.
Thapliyal labored all via his life for the revival of nautanki and popularising theatre.
The veteran was related to Darpan, the 50-year-old well-liked theatre group of the state capital. He additionally had an extended innings with the All India Radio.
अपनी प्रतिभा से कला जगत को समृद्ध करने वाले सुप्रसिद्ध रंगकर्मी एवं साहित्यकार श्री उर्मिल कुमार थपलियाल जी का निधन अत्यंत दुःखद है।
प्रभु श्री राम से प्रार्थना है कि दिवंगत आत्मा को अपने परम धाम में स्थान व शोक संतप्त परिजनों को यह दुःख सहने की शक्ति प्रदान करें।
— Yogi Adityanath (@myogiadityanath) July 21, 2021
Thapliyal’s demise has left scores of theatre artitstes and artwork lovers of the state capital in mourning.
On Twitter, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath prolonged his condolences to Thapliyal’s household.
“The demise of well-known theatre artist and litterateur Shri Urmil Kumar Thapliyal ji, who enriched the artwork world together with his expertise, is extraordinarily unhappy.
“Praying to Lord Shri Ram to grant the departed soul a spot in his supreme abode and power to the bereaved relations to bear this loss,” the chief minister tweeted.