Veteran actor Om Puri is no more. Actor Om Puri has died after a massive heart attack early on Friday morning. The actor was 66. Omji suffered from a massive heart attack in the morning today.
He was born in Ambala, Haryana, to a Punjabi family. Om Puri made his debut in films in a marathi film Ghashiram Kotwal in 1972. Born in Ambala, Haryana, to a Punjabi family, he made his debut in films in a marathi film Ghashiram Kotwal in 1972. The critically acclaimed actor was one of the prominent names of parallel cinema that changed Indian cinema in the 1980s. A two time National Award winner, the actor was honored with the Padmashri in 1990.