TV actor Sanjit Bedi, who rose to fame with his on-screen character of Dr.Omi on popular TV show "Sanjeevani", passed away on Tuesday.
Sanjit was said to be suffering from brain virus for a long time and was in coma, reported DNA.
Besides, "Sanjeevani", Sanjit also played important roles in shows like "Kasauti Zindagii Kay", "Kya Hoga Nimmo Ka", "Thodi Si Zameen Thoda Sa Aasman" and "Jaane Kya Baat Hui" among others.
Sanjit's funeral was held at Chandanwadi crematorium in Marine Lines, Mumbai at 11 a.m. on Wednesday. The young actor is survived by his wife.
The news has come as a shock to his family, friends and colleagues. Some of them posted their condolences on social networking sites.
#SanjitBedi you were one of the one of the most optimistic, positive, selfless, awesomely energetic pure soul I've met in my life. Never thought I'd see you silent like this. They say you don't know what you have till it's gone,but the truth is we knew what we had,we just never thought that we could loose it. #Bedi RIP my friend.i love you....you will be missed dearly.
RIP Sanjit bedi!!!
— Kamya Punjabi (@iamkamyapunjabi) June 24, 2015
Lost a very dear friend today .. RIP #SanjitBedi ... Can't believe it has happened
— Nigaar Z. Khan (@NigaarZKhan) June 24, 2015
Rip sanjit bedi ...u surely will b missed mad man
— Karan Wahi (@karan009wahi) June 24, 2015