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Screenplay writer Sachin Bhowmick is dead

12 April 2011 11:55 PM, PDT | RealBollywood.com | See recent RealBollywood news »

Mumbai, April 13 – Veteran screenwriter Sachin Bhowmick, who was part of the Hindi film industry for over five decades, passed away at his home here Tuesday. He was 82.

‘He had not been keeping well for a very long time and yesterday afternoon suffered a heart attack, which took his life,’ said a source.

Bhowmick started his career by writing the screenplay for Mohan Segal’s Nargis starrer. »

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Anuradha, Gol Maal writer Sachin Bhowmick passes away

12 April 2011 11:06 PM, PDT | DearCinema.com | See recent DearCinema.com news »

Sachin Bhowmick

Sachin Bhowmick, one of the most prolific writers of the Hindi film industry breathed his last Tuesday afternoon. The screenwriter who penned over 90 films spanning over 5 decades died of a cardiac arrest after prolonged illness.

Bhowmick started his writing career with Mohan Segal’s Nargis starrer Lajwanti in 1958. His most recent film was Subhash Ghai’s Yuvvraaj in 2008. He has to his credit films like Anuradha (1961), Love in Tokyo (1966), An Evening in Paris (1967), Gol Maal (1979), Karz (1980). More recently, he had written films like Karan Arjun (1995), Dushman (1998), Taal (1999), Koi Mil Gaya (2003) and Krrish (2006). Anuradha, penned by Bhowmick based on his short story and directed by Hrishikesh Mukherjee won the National Film Award for Best Film.

The writer, 81, died at his Pali Hill residence and was cremated at the Shivaji Park crematorium.

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