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Veteran Actor Rasik Dave passed away on Friday due to kidney failure

A Veteran Actor Rasik Dave passed away on Friday( July 29,2022) due to kidney failure. He was 65. He is survived by his wife Ketki Dave, popular for her role of Daksha Virani in the TV show Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi, and his daughter Riddhi Dave. 

The actor’s last rites will be performed on Saturday.


Actor and producer JD Majethia shared a note on Twitter and wrote, ‘Heart broken and deeply saddened to hear about the untimely demise of Rasik Dave. Gone too soon brother. May God give your family the strength to get through his difficult time. Om Shanti.

Filmmaker Ashoke Pandit tweeted, ‘Sad to know about the demise of a dear friend Rasik Dave who was a versatile actor on stage, TV and films due to kidney failure. Heartfelt condolences to his wife Ketaki Dave and his entire family. Will always be remembered.

As per an ETimes report, Dave was on dialysis for the last two years, and his health deteriorated in the last month.

Rasik began his acting career with the Gujarati film Putra Vadhu. He did several theater shows as well and played the role of Nanda in the mythological TV drama Mahabharata. He also participated in the dance reality show Nach Baliye with his wife Ketki in 2006.

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