Veteran Marathi actress Lalan Sarang no more

Noted Marathi actress and theatre personality Lalan Sarang died due to age-related ailments at a private hospital in Pune on Friday, her family sources said.

She was 79.

Lalan is survived by son Rakesh and his family, they said.

According to the sources, she was admitted to the hospital around a month back as she was suffering from age-related ailments.

Lalan is known for her roles in path-breaking plays, including "Sakharam Binder", "Gidhade", "Rathchakra" and "Kamla". She received several accolades for these roles.

While playing key roles in films such as "Samna", "Ha Khel Sawalyancha" and "Mahek", she also worked in several Hindi serials.