Jaspal Bhatti – No more laughs

Jaspal Bhatti dies at 57, in a road accident near Jalandhar.

King of Comedy and legendary actor, Jaspal Bhatti, passed away last week after a road accident in Jalandhar, Punjab. He is survived by his wife, Savita, son, Jasraj Bhatti, and daughter, Raabiya Bhatti.

Jaspal Bhatti, aged 57, was travelling from Moga to Jalandhar to promote his new film “Power Cut”  when his car hit a tree early on Thursday.

The comedian hugely popular shows like the Flop Show and Ulta Pulta made him a national icon. Known for his satire and dead-pan expressions he created a national niche for his style of comedy.

He had also acted in several Hindi and Punjabi films.