British Actress Ayesha Dharker’s father and veteran journalist-author Anil Dharker handed away on Friday morning (March 26). In keeping with stories, he was affected by a coronary heart aliment and had been hospitalized for a bypass surgical procedure. Sadly, he died after the process. He was within the mid-70s.
Anil Dharker was a veteran journalist and author, who was additionally the founder and director of the Mumbai Worldwide Literary Competition. Because the information of his demise, condolences have been pouring in from Indian and worldwide artists.
Historian and writer William Dalrymple tweeted, “RIP Anil Dharker, form and beneficiant man and director of an incredible Lit Fest.” Author Shobhaa De shared a tribute, “Goodbye dearest Anil. A sublime thoughts, a trendy author, and a loyal pal. You may be missed by all these whose lives you touched. RIP.”
Famous columnist Bachi Karkaria wrote, “Extraordinarily saddened by the passing of the numerous gifted Anil Dharker. I can safely say no different Indian Litfest curator had his deep, emotional dedication or drive. Knew him for effectively nigh 50 years. Flourish as a lot up there, expensive Anil.”
Horrible new about @anildharker . He has been an enormous affect in Mumbai journalism and was an unfailingly form man.
— Meenal Baghel (@writemeenal) March 26, 2021
RIP Anil Dharker.
Your contribution to the world of literature is priceless & unforgettable!
Above all, your heat manner and tall presence in any respect literary occasions can be missed!
— Mangalam Maloo (@blitzkreigm) March 26, 2021
For the unversed, Ayesha is finest identified for her function as Queen Jamilla in Star Wars Episode II: Assault of the Clones. She additionally appeared within the 2005 movie The Mistress of Spices.