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Mahakali actor Gagan Kang to be cremated today – read details

20 August, 2017 5:19 AM
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The industry is in shock over the loss of young lives

In a fatal car accident on Saturday, TV actors Gagan Kang (38) and Arijit Lavania (30) lost their lives. This happened on the Ahmedabad – Mumbai Highway close to 11am in the morning. Their car, a Fiat Linea rammed against a container which was stationary on one side of the road. It seems the car hit the divider and swerved. It went into reverse and crashed into the container. The huge impact killed Gagan, his co-star and his spot-boy on the spot. The Manor police has registered a case of negligent driving against the deceased and are exploring if he was drunk while driving. (Also Read: Here’s what happened to Mahakali actors Gagan Kang and Arjit Lavania in the accident that took their lives)

CINTAA issued a statement that Gagan’s body will be cremated today at the the Charkop Hindu crematorium. It seems the body will be taken from Jankalyan Nagar, Malad (West). The body has expressed its condolences for the deceased while the producers have stated that they will extend all support for the family in this hour of crisis. Kang is survived by his mother and brother. It seems Arijit Lavania’s body is being flown to Agra, his hometown. In a statement, producer Siddharth Kumar Tewary said, “We are shocked and saddened by the tragic news. I dont think we will ever come to terms with this tragedy …Our hearts go out to the families and we stand with them. Both Arijit and Gagan were good actors and extremely sincere towards their craft.” (Also Read: Mahakali producer Siddharth Kumar Tewary on Gagan Kang and Arijit Lavinia’s demise: I don’t think we will ever come to terms with this tragedy)


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