Arvind Trivedi Death: Actor Arvind Trivedi, who played the role of 'Ravan' in Ramanand Sagar's Ramayana, died in Mumbai on Tuesday night.He was 82 years old.He died of a heart attack.He breathed his last at his house in Kandivali.He had been ill for a long time and had returned home from the hospital only a month ago.Many parts of his body had stopped working.
The last rites of Arvind Trivedi will be held in Mumbai this morning.Arvind Trivedi's nephew Kaustubh Trivedi confirmed the death of his uncle.He told that he had a heart attack at around 9.30 pm on Tuesday night.
Arvind Trivedi gained a lot of popularity with the character of 'Ravana' in Ramanand Sagar's Ramayana.It is said that when people imagine Ravana, his face is visible.
Arvind Trivedi may have played the role of Ravana in TV, but he was a great devotee of Lord Rama.He had disclosed about it on many occasions.
In Ramayana, Arun Govil, who played the character of Ram, was a very good friend of his.Arun Govil has also been sharing experiences related to him and Ramayana in TV shows and events.
Seeing the popularity of Ravana's character in 'Ramayana', BJP gave him a ticket from Sabarkantha and he won with huge votes.He was a member of the Lok Sabha from 1991-96.
Arvind acted in more than 300 Hindi and Gujarati films.He had served as the working chairman of the Censor Board for Film Certification (CBFC)
Arvind Trivedi has worked in many popular Gujarati films.He has had a career spanning 40 years in Gujarati cinema.He performed in many Gujarati plays.