Filmmaker Sawan Kumar Tak Passes Away At 86; Leaves Everyone In Immense Grief!

Sawan Kumar Tak who was a great Indian film director, producer and lyricist passed away on the afternoon of August 25, 2022. The 86 years old director was taken to the hospital on Wednesday where he was receiving treatment for a lung infection and respiratory problems. He was admitted to Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital on August 24, 2022 and was admitted in the ICU for treatment.

Sawan had several health concerns,’ according to his nephew Navin, and his lungs were weak. “He suffers from a number of illnesses. He is critical. He is currently in the ICU at Kokilaben Ambani Hospital after we had him taken there yesterday. His lungs are also weak due to ageing. He is receiving medical care, but he is not responding well and is not making a full recovery. Therefore, everyone is praying for him,” he had said before his demise.  

Several Bollywood actors showed their condolences towards the great loss. Actor Salman khan who worked with him in films like Saman Bewafa in 1991 and Saawan…The Love Season in 2006 took to his Instagram and Posted a throwback picture of him and Tak and captioned it as, “May u rest in peace my dear Saawan ji. Have always loved and respected you.” Anil Kapoor too wrote, “Truly saddened to hear about the demise of Sawan Kumar. The ever-joyful Sawanji’s keen understanding of music gave us some beautiful songs. I’ll always remember him as one of the first directors who truly believed in me. RIP Sawan ji.”

Saawan Kumar Tak began his career in 1967 was the director of various successful movies like Saajan Bina Suhagan, Souten and Sanam Bewafa. His movie starrer Souten starrer Rajesh Khanna was the first indian movie to be shot in Mauritius. Apart from being a great direct and producer, he was a prolific lyricist too.   

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