Shabana Azmi, Mahesh Bhatt, Shyam Benegal pay last respects to Kalpana Lajmihttps://indianexpress.com/photos/entertainment-gallery/shabana-azmi-mahesh-bhatt-shyam-benegal-kalpana-lajmi-funeral-5370669/

Shabana Azmi, Mahesh Bhatt, Shyam Benegal pay last respects to Kalpana Lajmi

Kalpana Lajmi passed away on Sunday morning around 4:30 am. She was 64

kalpana lajmi funeral

Kalpana Lajmi was cremated on Sunday at Mumbai's Oshiwara Crematorium in the presence of family, friends and loved ones. The filmmaker had been suffering from chronic kidney disease and liver failure. She passed away on Sunday morning around 4:30 am. She was 64. Shabana Azmi, Soni Razdan, Shyam Benegal and Mahesh Bhatt were present to pay their respects. Lajmi's younger brother Dev Lajmi performed the last rites.

Soni Razdan reportedly got emotional when the pyre was lit.

Shabana Azmi at kalpana lajmi funeral

Shabana Azmi was also present.

Shabana Azmi at kalpana lajmi funeral

Kalpana directed Shabana Azmi in Ek Pal ( a 1986 film that also starred Naseeruddin Shah and Farooq Shaikh).

mahesh bhatt at kalpana lajmi funeral

Filmmaker and producer Mahesh Bhatt paid his respects as well.

Shyam Benegal at kalpana lajmi funeral

Acclaimed filmmaker Shyam Benegal also paid his condolences.