Bollywood Director Nishikant Kamat Dies at the Age 50

Nishikant Kamat was believed to have been suffering from chronic liver disease, as reported by NDTV. "My equation with Nishikant was not just about Drishyam, a film which he directed with Tabu and me. It was an association that I cherished. He was bright; ever-smiling. He has gone too soon. RIP Nishikant," tweeted by Ajay Devgn.

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New Delhi: Bollywood Director Nishikant Kamat Latest News: One of the famous Bollywood director and filmmaker Nishikant Kamat has died at the age of 50. This 50-year-old person has been suffering from chronic liver disease and died in today’s evening in a Hyderabad hospital.

Actor Riteish Deshmukh, who starred in Mr. Kamat’s film Lai Bhaari tweeted “I will miss you my friend Nishikant Kamat. Rest in peace“.

Ajay Devgn, who acted in Nishikant Kamat’s Drishyam Film, tweeted: “My equation with Nishikant was not just about Drishyam, a film which he directed with Tabu and me. It was an association that I cherished. He was bright; ever-smiling. He has gone too soon. RIP Nishikant.

A medical bulletin from AIG Hospitals this morning said that Nishikant Kamat was “currently on ventilator support and continues to be in critical condition.

Nishikant Kamat was taken to AIG Hospitals in Gachibowli, Hyderabad on July 31. He was treated for jaundice and abdominal distention, news agency ANI reported.

Nishikant Kamat was also prominent in the Marathi film industry. He helmed films like Dombivali Fast, which was his debut as a director, Lai Bhaari and Fugay; he also acted in Fugay, Hava Aney Dey and Saatchya Aat Gharat. Dombivali Fast won the National Award for Best Marathi Film. Mr Kamat served as Creative Producer on last year’s web series The Final Call.

(with inputs from NDTV)

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