Veteran film producer Raj Kumar Barjatya passes away
Mumbai: Veteran film producer Raj Kumar Barjatya passed away in the Sir HN Reliance Foundation Hospital in Mumbai on Thursday morning.
Raj Kumar Barjatya of Rajshri films bankrolled films such as Maine Pyar Kiya, Hum Saath-Saath Hai, Hum Aapke Hai Koun, Mein Prem Ki Diwani Hoon among others. The banner Rajshri Productions helmed several Bollywood hits over the years including recent hits like Prem Ratan Dhan Payo.
Sharing the news on Twitter, Rajshri production wrote, “It is with profound grief that we mourn the loss of Raj Kumar Barjatya, father of Sooraj Barjatya. May his soul Rest In Peace.”
It is with profound grief that we mourn the loss of Raj Kumar Barjatya, father of Sooraj Barjatya. May his soul Rest In Peace. pic.twitter.com/DjVejWTDMX
— Rajshri (@rajshri) February 21, 2019
Trade analyst Taran Adarsh also shared in a tweet about the demise of the producer.
Shocked and saddened to learn of Rajkumar Barjatya ji’s demise… Raj Babu – as he was affectionately called – was an extremely soft-spoken person… Heartfelt condolences to Sooraj, the Barjatya family and #Rajshri parivaar.
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) February 21, 2019