Bollywood Industry veteran Sawan Kumar Tak is admitted to Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital in Mumbai. He has diseases related to lungs and heart. He is admitted in the ICU of the hospital. Sawan Kumar has been a director as well as a producer, writer and lyricist. According to the report, he has been admitted to the hospital a few days back. Knowing about his condition, his close people and fans are praying for his well being.
Naveen Kumar Tak, nephew of Sawan Kumar Tak spoke to ETimes and told, “He was admitted to the hospital a few days back. He has been suffering from lung related ailments for a long time, but this time he is serious and his heart is not in good condition. We appeal to the fans and followers to pray for him so that Uncle can come out of this difficult time.”
Sawan Kumar Tak is also known for giving breaks to many critically acclaimed actors like Sanjeev Kumar and Mehmood Jr aka Naeem Sayyed. Sawan has less budget I had produced Naunihal. He also wrote its story. Sanjeev Kumar made his Bollywood debut with this film. This film was nominated for the National Award.
Balraj Sahni and Indrani Mukerjea were in lead roles along with Sanjeev Kapoor in Naunihal. The music of the film was given by Madan Mohan. Its songs were written by Kaifi Azmi. Sawan Kumar Tak’s first film as a director was ‘Gomti Ke Kinere’ with Meena Kumari. Mumtaz was also in the lead role along with Meena in this film. The music of the film was given by RD Burman.
Sawan Kumar Tak last worked with Salman Khan. He directed Salman Khan starrer ‘Sawan.. The Love Season’. He also wrote the story of this film and also produced it. The film was a flop at the box office. , Earlier he has worked with Salman in ‘Sanam Bewafa’ and ‘Chand Ka Tukda’. Sawan Kumar Tak is 86 years old.
FIRST PUBLISHED : August 25, 2022, 09:58 IST