Mumbai: Actor Gufi Pental Hospitalised, who played Shakuni Mama in BR Chopra’s ‘Mahabharat’, is admitted in the hospital. His condition is still critical. Gufi’s comedian brother has appealed to everyone to pray for him. Gufi has been admitted to the hospital due to problems related to heart and kidney. He is 78 years old. Gufi is admitted to Bellevue Multispeciality Hospital in Andheri West. His fans are worried about Gufi’s health and are praying for him.
Gufi Pental’s brother informed news agency ANI about his health. He said, “Gufi Ji’s health is very bad. He has heart and kidney problems.” He asked the fans to pray for his health. The news of Gufi’s hospitalization came to light when actress Tina Ghai shared the post on her Instagram.
Gufi PentalTina Ghai told the news of Gufi Pental’s hospitalization. (Photo courtesy: Instagram)
Tina Ghai shared a picture of Gufi Paintal on Instagram. Sharing this picture, he wrote, “Gufi Pantal ji is in pain. Pray.” Along with this, he appealed to the fans to pray with the hashtag and wrote Om Sai Ram.
Gufi Paintal’s debut film
Let me tell you, Gufi Paintal made his Bollywood debut with the 1975 film ‘Rafu Chakkar’. Rishi Kapoor, Neetu Kapoor, Asrani and others were co-stars in the film. He has appeared in many TV shows and films. While till date he is remembered for playing the role of Shakuni Mama in ‘Mahabharata’.
Gufi Paintal worked in these serials
Gufi Paintal has worked in many religious TV shows like ‘Bahadur Shah Zafar’, ‘Kaanoon’, ‘Om Namah Shivay’, ‘CID’, ‘Shash… Koi Hai’, ‘Dwarkadhish Bhagwan Shri Krishna’, ‘Radhakrishna’ and ‘Jai Kanhaiya Lal’. Worked on the show. He has been a part of many films like ‘Dillagi’, ‘Desh Pardesh’ and ‘Suhaag’.