Veteran actor Jayanendra Chand Thakuri dies aged 80
KATHMANDU: Veteran actor Jayanendra Chand Thakuri breathed his final on May 31 after battling paralysis for nearly 9 years, on the age of 80.
Thakuri died at at 11:20 am as per his household. The actor was cremated at Pashupati Electric Crematorium the identical afternoon, which was attended by his members of the family, government members of Film Artists Association of Nepal (FAAN) and Film Development Board (FDB).
For virtually 4 a long time Thakuri performed a number of roles in over 100 function movies, teleserials, adverts and songs. He has acted in movies like Jeewan Rekha, Kanchhi, Biswas, Maya Priti, Feri Bhetaula, Angarakshyak and Parkhi Base to call few.
As per Thakuri’s son-in-law, Yagya Upreti, the late actor’s well being started deteriorating in 2011 after an accident on units of the movie Bhagi Bhagi Najau (2012), which ultimately paralysed his left leg. “He had been present process remedy since then. For the final six months he had principally been bed-ridden,” knowledgeable Mohan Niraula, Vice Chairperson of FAAN.
He is survived by spouse, Shanti Chand Thakuri, 93 and daughter Chaya Upreti.