Amitabh Bachchan’s longtime secretary and film producer Sheetal Jain has passed away. Jain was 77.
Trade analyst Komal Nahta shared the news from his Twitter account. He posted a picture with details about the late producer and captioned it, “Sad news: Mr. Sheetal Jain is no more. He passed away this morning.”
Filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar quoted Nahta’s tweet and wrote, “Sad to know demise of Sheetal Jain ji. He was a very humble, soft spoken and gracious person. Film industry will miss him. My condolences to his family and friends. #OmShanti.🙏.”
Anupam Kher also paid his respects on Twitter, and wrote, “Saddened to know about the demise of producer Shri #SheetalJain ji. Knew him for a long time as Mr. @SrBachchan ‘s secretary. He was a very dignified and an extremely polite gentleman. May God give his family the strength to deal with this loss.🙏 #OmShanti.”
Subhash Ghai tweeted, “Today great friend of movie industry passed away.SHEETAL JAIN n long time secretary to sh Amitabh Bachchan @SrBachchan. I always found Sheetal ji as most humble n profound as Amit ji. He was a man of deep philosophy n compassion as i met him closely. RIP SHEETAL JI 🙏🏽”