Nishikant Kamat has passed away!
Drishyam director Nishikant Kamat has passed away. He was admitted in the hospital last week due to the relapsing of liver cirrhosis. He was undergoing treatment in Hyderabad for cirrhosis of liver.Mukesh Chhabra who directed Dil Bechara and is a casting director confirmed the news.He took his last breath at 10:30 am today on 17th august 2020 in Hyderabad.
Initially Riteish Deshmukh had tweeted that Nishikant Kamt is on Ventilator and is alive.But Later on he confirmed and Tweeted that “he will Miss Nishikant,RIP”
Here is the tweet
Nishikant Kamat made his directorial debut with Marathi film, Dombivali Fast, in 2005. The film became one of the biggest hits of the year in Marathi cinema and also won a National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Marathi in 2006.
The filmmaker rose to fame when he directed the Hindi remake of Malayalam hit Drishyam, starring Ajay Devgn and Tabu in 2015. He also acted in films — Saatchya Aat Gharat (Marathi), Rocky Handsome (2016), Bhavesh Joshi Superhero, Fugay and Julie 2.