Bollywood’s favourite mother, Reema Lagoo passed away on Wednesday late night in Mumbai. As per reports, the 59-year-old died after suffering a cardiac arrest.

Lagoo on Wednesday night complained of chest pain after which she was rushed to the Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani hospital in Andheri, Mumbai where she breathed her last.

The veteran actress, who was known for portraying the role of mother to the Bollywood Khans in many super hit blockbusters, started her career in Hindi and Marathi film industry in the 1970s and 1980s. Reema was best known for her role in movies like ‘Maine Pyar Kiya’, ‘Hum Aapke Hain Kaun’, ‘Kuch Kuch Hota Hai’, ‘Hum Saath-Saath Hain’ and many more such hit films.

The actress is also known to have made a huge contribution to the television industry through her famous shows — ‘Tu Tu Main Main’ and ‘Shriman Shrimati’. Currently she was portraying a negative role as Dayavanti Mehta in the daily soap ‘Naamkarann’.