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Dara ‘Hanuman’ Singh passes away at 83

12 July 2012 12:23 PM, PDT | Bollyspice | See recent Bollyspice news »

The original superhero of Bollywood, wrestler-turned-actor Dara Singh passed away this morning at the age of 83.

Singh was fighting for his life for the past week after being taken to the hospital on Saturday when he suffered a cardiac arrest. Doctors were doing everything in their power to help him, but his condition worsened.

On Wednesday Dr. Ram Narain told the press that he had “less chance of recovery” due to serious damage to his brain. The actor was shifted back home on Wednesday evening so he could be with them for one last time.

“As Dara Singh’s condition was deteriorating fast, respecting wishes of his family, he has been shifted home with ventilator and medicines. A nurse and a doctor are at his home. There are no medicines that will reverse the brain damage… only if a miracle happens. He might even slip into coma,” said Dr Ram Narain, »

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