Popular comic writer Tarak Mehta passed away. Tarak Mehta’s demise has been a shocked to their loved ones. He was 87. He died in Ahmedabad. He was mainly known to have written a Gujarati article `Dunia ne Undha chasma`. He has also translated many comedy satires into Gujarati language.
In 2008 Amit Kumar made his article `Dunia ne Undha Chasma` into a comedy show `Tarak Mehta ka ulta chasma`. The producer and creator of the TV show Asit Kumar Modi shared a strong bond with Tarak Mehta and shared his thoughts He said,” Tarak Mehta ji was very happy to have his name in the title of the show Tarak Mehta Ka ulta chasma. He really liked the show and treated me as a son.
He had been unwell since some time and age was also taking its toll on him. He always blessed me and the show for its long run.” The show was telecasted on Sab TV and was a huge hit among almost every family in India. It was a family comedy show and people loved to watch it. The story and character of Tarak Mehta is being played by actor and comedian Sailesh Lodha and the TV serial is famous in every house of this country.
The news of the sudden death of Tarak Mehta left his fans in a state of shock and sadness. People prayed for the peace of his soul. In the year 2015 Tarak Mehta was awarded the fourth highest civilian award of the country The Padma Shree by the president.